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Cosworth paint color oil pan

PostPost by: 1963Turnerjohn » Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:52 pm

Inquiring on the period early / mid 60s paint color Cosworth used on the wet sump steel oil pans - was it same red as block ? Or a different color - a couple race pals said the wet sump steel pans were silver or gray in color from recollection.
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PostPost by: Vaughan » Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:44 am

I'd be interested in both engine block and sump colour as I've a dry sumped Group IV spec Cosworth that is the original engine supplied with my 26R.


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