Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 11-19-2010, 11:16 AM   #1
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 4
Ford Lehman coolant reservoir cap repair

We are currently repairing my coolant reservoir with a kit that contains both the receiving en of the cap and the cap itself.* What is the propper method for attaching and securing the new receiving end for the cap that attaches to the reservoir? first posting, The ROC

roc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-19-2010, 01:38 PM   #2
Scraping Paint
City: -
Country: -
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 13,745
RE: Ford Lehman coolant reservoir cap repair

If this is anything like the kit that replaces the stock neck insert and cap with an automotive-style recovery neck and cap, the directions call for the stock nec insert to be cut out VERY carefully with a small hacksaw by cutting though the stock brass neck insert longitudinally. Remove the stock insert and install the replacement insert using JB Weld (that's what the instructions call for).

If what you're doing is not like this particular process then I would call Bob or Brian Smith at American Diesel. The know more about the Lehman engines than God (they are the ones who supply the conversion recovery system, for example).
Marin is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ford Lehman Runaway patzfan4eva Power Systems 63 12-04-2016 12:13 PM
Webasto H-type exhaust cap / flue cap Singleprop Other Trawler Systems 25 02-09-2014 06:18 PM
Ford Lehman Parts patzfan4eva Power Systems 4 09-14-2011 06:40 AM
Replacement Coolant Cap for Perkins 6.354 Flyguy1967 Power Systems 2 09-21-2010 03:59 PM
Ford Lehman Pushers should get on this Ragbagger Power Systems 3 12-10-2007 08:57 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:01 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2006 - 2012