From years of constant use, the original heater hose fitting, or water inlet elbow, on your 1966-1977 Bronco's 289 or 302 engine will more than likely need replaced due to corrosion and rust. If it is in fact time to replace the fitting, this new Heater Hose Fitting with a gold zinc plated finish from CJ Pony Parts should be your go to choice!
Features and Benefits:
- Durable Gold Zinc Plated Finish
- Perfect Reproduction of Original Fitting
- Direct-Fit Replacement
- Correct 3/8" Thread Size for the Factory Intake Manifold
This replacement heater hose fitting threads into the factory intake manifold via the 3/8" threaded end and is responsible for returning hot water that flows through the heater core. If you have a corroded or rusted heater hose fitting, you could end up with leaks which may lead to costly repairs down the road.
This high-quality heater hose fitting is a beautiful reproduction of the original and is intended to be used as a direct-fit replacement. With a premium quality, gold zinc plated finish, this new fitting prevents against common rust and corrosion for long lasting durability.
Please Note: Some aftermarket intake manifolds will have a larger thread size for the heater hose fitting. Please verify thread size before ordering.