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pinto heater
YOUSAY54 - 31/8/19 at 10:58 AM

Hi need some help the heater in my Marlin wont turn off on hot all the time, would be ok in winter but nit in hot weather, had a look cant see anything wrong, my question can join both water pipes together and do away with the heater? the engine is 1600 pinto 1991, has a water heated inlet manifold, many thanks.

SteveWalker - 1/9/19 at 03:02 PM

Yes, joining the ends together should work, but you can get a cable operated changeover valve to do the job:

I can't tell if the following works in the same way, but it does look like a diverter valve: