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Old 10-12-2011, 11:57 AM
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Originally Posted by franka View Post
You might want to add a little longer hose so that when the engine rocks on its mounts there will be sufficient slack in the hoses to accommodate the stretch.

I believe the engine rotates clockwise, when generating torque, as seen from the driver's position.
There is actually some clearance between the hose and the timing cover, but it's a good point. I'll double check how it actually behaves when the engine is revved.
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