The Vanagon rear heater control valve, formed hoses and tee fittings are no longer available. This kit will bypass the valve and at the same time convert the hoses and tee fittings to match the rest of the system 5/8” size. Additionally a control valve can be installed inline if desired.
Valve bypass plate
Barb fitting 5/8”
Flow reduction bushing (installed inside the tee fitting end going to the rear heater core or inline)
Tee fitting 5/8” (2)
Heater hose clamp (4)
Heater hose enough for 2WD or 4WD cut to length
Rear heater core
Clamps for your original 5/8" hoses, reuse or purchase separately
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