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Old 12-27-2009, 11:32 AM
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Default 64/64 expansion tank OK on '58?

Can I use an expansion tank from a 64/65 TBird on my 1958 motor? (352)

I realize the appearance is a little difference (ribs) but the design is probably an improvement (couldn't be worse)

I am thinking of buying one on EBay for short money and getting it checked and possibly overhauled by Fomoco59's source in Endicott, NY and ending the leaking around the seams.

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Old 12-27-2009, 12:51 PM
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The expansion tanks on Ford's FE Family of engines, 332, 352, 390, 427, & 428 are interchangeable. You only problem may be matching the upper radiator hose but in most cases this should be easy.


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Old 12-27-2009, 08:20 PM
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Ditto. I'm running one.
That is corr about the upr/hose.
Just get one for an early-mid 60's Galaxie
or Merc 352/390.
It's a stronger design
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