These brackets securely anchor your new stainless steel coolant pipes and standard heater hoses when replacing your old steel coolant pipes.
Easily attached to the bottom of a chassis member with the included stainless steel hardware, the slick one-piece brackets replace your old rusted thin wire brackets or broken plastic zip-ties to mount your new pipes, keeping them snug, secure, and out of the way. Provide additional support to center joint of two-piece aftermarket pipes.
See other available versions below.
These heavy duty replacements are patterned on the factory brackets used on the very early water-cooled Vanagons. Fabricated of 3 mm steel, the brackets will last for decades of use.
CW-CPMB-B-32: Includes one bracket to mount 32 mm (1.25”) diameter pipes and standard heater hoses, with stainless steel mounting hardware.
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1983 to early 1985 Vanagons were equipped with 1.25”-diameter STEEL coolant pipes.
Late 1985 thru 1991 Vanagons were equipped with 1.50”-diameter PLASTIC coolant pipes.
Generally speaking, use a Type A bracket in the rear to mount the two coolant pipes, and use a Type B bracket in the front to mount the two coolant pipes and two heater hoses.
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