Article 2065 - Larger Coolant Temperature Sending Unit Hole in Cylinder Head

TSB #131 - January 16, 1970
(1970 242 CID Dorset Diesel Engine)

The tapped threaded hole for the engine coolant sending unit in the L.H. front of the cylinder head has been changed from 1/8"—27 pipe thread to 3/8"—18. The currently released temperature sending unit can be used when replacement is required, however, a reducer bushing must be installed at that time.

Part Number Part NameClassAvail.
D0TZ-10884-A Water Temp. Sending Unit (1/8"-27)AOK
C6DZ-10884-A Water Temp. Sending Unit (3/8"-18)AOK
357956-SReducer Bushing (3/8"-18 to 1/8"-27) SOK

PRODUCTION CORRECTION: Effective in Ford of England production on November 1, 1969.
WARRANTY STATUS: Reimbursable within the provisions of the Warranty & Policy Manual.
Operation: 10884-A Time: 0.3 Hr.

DLR. CODING: Basic Part No. 10884 -Code 16