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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-05-2019, 06:31 PM Thread Starter
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65 impala evaporator box

Hi! Iím thinking of restoring my original A/C on my 65 impala. My question is is there any other vehicle that uses the same evaporator box that fits on a 65 impala? Or any other impalas that use the same? Mine is broken in some places

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-06-2019, 10:20 AM
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The box is made of fiberglass and can be repaired if you have all of the parts (nothing missing leaving a gaping complex shaped hole).

Other than that all full size cars share the same A/C box. Four doors, Convertibles, Wagons, and Two doors are the same from the fire wall forward. As such any full size Chevy can be a parts donor. Additionally the same parts were used by Pontiac, Oldsmobile, Buick, and Cadillac (B and D body Caddys). If you can find a junk yard with cars this old in them (I found a bunch while driving through the Appalachia mountain states; especially in Western North Carolina and Northern Georgia) then you can probably find the part you need.

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-06-2019, 06:22 PM
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I've got an Evaporator Housing out of a '65 Caprice available.

I'll send you a PM.


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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-06-2019, 07:50 PM Thread Starter
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Big Dave thanks for the info Iím looking at some on eBay now!

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