I recall that years ago, there were generic fan spacers available. They
were a clover leaf design and made of extruded aluminum. They were
available in different lengths. I last recall seeing them at a NAPA, but I
won't swear to it.
1967 SRL311 00060
1967 SRL311 00076
>From: "Brian Hollands" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Reply-To: "Brian Hollands" <email@example.com>
>To: "dana nojima" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>CC: "Datsun Roadster Mailing list" <email@example.com>
>Subject: RE: Fan spacer
>Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2001 22:00:18 -0400
>You can, that's what I've done. The only trick to it is being careful to
>get the fan as close to truly concentric as you can so that it doesn't wear
>out the water pump bearing. The screws need to be about 2.5 inches long
>as such, they will allow the fan to sit off center - at least if you've
>taken all the guts out of the clutch.
>Brian '69 2000
>I believe that you can use long screws to go all the way through the
>clutch in order to make it work like it was a spacer.
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