<VV> Air Cooling
bryan at skiblack.com
Tue Oct 25 23:16:48 EDT 2005
You're correct that it's a flaw. The short history is that the
original "folded fin" cooler had sides so there was no gap there. When
Chevy changed to the "plate" design apparently nobody noticed this
problem. Later on (around '67 or '68) Chevy realized this and created
add on side shields, I have a set for a 12 plate cooler. They're
pretty easy to make, I just did some out of aluminum for the 110 for
the "parts" Corsa and started a new oil cooler page with a couple
Note that the outboard shield has a tab that fits under the screw clip
for the top cover. Hope that helps.
On Oct 25, 2005, at 11:00 PM, Tom Wright wrote:
> I am noticing the area left open from the main blower shroud on both
> sides of the oil cooler.
> This is nothing to worry about, or part of the grand design?
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