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Where is the coolant hot water heater on a 3406E engine

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Cat ImM00765 958048

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Am wondering where the actual block heater is my cord seems to have shorted out I;ve bought new short cords to replace original expensive harness I've installed a circulating heater one end at the end of the regulator housing and other end at back of oil cooler but it does not seem to circulate

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Hi my name is ***** ***** heater should be installed at a low point in the cooling system for best performance as heat rises and will transfer but they do not circulate as you would suspect. The in block style mounts into the side of the block usually on the exhaust side of the engine.C15
C16
3406C
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3456
CATV-151 CATV-152 1500 Replaces 1” threaded plug on the oil cooler bonnet on right side of engine.
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