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ok guys i got a 355 in a 86 s10 and i put a 86 vette radiator in there my question is What have you guys done to fit the upper and lower radiator hoses, because the the ones on the raditor are 1 3/8 and the lower id hose is i think 1 7/8 so what has anyone done to remedy this? all help really appreciated so i can get this thing on the road. thanks bob
 

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hey man hows it going

ok when i did that swap i was lucky,imnot sure what size mine were but i was able to mangle the hoses from the 2.8l on to it with some cutting, twisting and extending. thats proubly not much help but its something to look at(i lost the adress of the site i posted it on if i find it ill post it)
 

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Goodyear

and Gates have reducers that go on the radiator and the hose slips over and you clamp all of it down. They are made out of rubber. I have two of em I think, but I dont remember the part number. Ill try to find them when I go in the garage tonight and reply in the morning. :thumbup:
 
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