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    Default 1976 CHRYSLER 400 Where do I connect hoses for water heater?

    I have a 1976 Trojan with a single Chrysler 400. The vessel has never had a water heater. Currently installing, and was wondering where to connect the supply and return hoses on the engine. Suggestions?

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    Default Re: 1976 CHRYSLER 400 Where do I connect hoses for water heater?

    Ayuh,.... Ya need a 1/2" port usually in the intake manifold for a hot water feed, 'n a 1/2" return port, usually in the circultin' water pump housin',...
    Any Grease is Better,... Than No grease at All....

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    Default Re: 1976 CHRYSLER 400 Where do I connect hoses for water heater?

    Both hoses go to the water pump housingClick image for larger version. 

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    Default Re: 1976 CHRYSLER 400 Where do I connect hoses for water heater?

    Ayuh,.... The water pump housin' is the low pressure point, with the coldest water,....

    You need to tap into the motor, Before the t-stat for the hottest water at the highest pressures,...
    Any Grease is Better,... Than No grease at All....

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