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Re: Heater Valve (was Boost/intercooler stuff)

> > That's right, many have used it. It's just the aftermarket version of the
> > heater control valve. The one I got happened to be a Stant model. These
> > metal-bodied ones are seemingly more robust than the plastic OEM ones,
> > which can split wide open and spew coolant everywhere. The cost is similar
> > either way (~$20).
> is that a vacuum controlled valve or do they have a cable controlloed
> version too?

For the type 44 and its predecessor, the heater control valve is
vacuum-controlled. If your Coupe came with a cable-controlled valve, I
imagine there's an aftermarket version of it, too. Or is a
cable-controlled heater valve another unique feature of your car?

- Wallace