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Old 05-16-2012, 11:11 PM
Gerry550 Gerry550 is offline
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Originally Posted by jlukens1 View Post
Why mess around with the vacuum tubes, etc when you can just put a simple 2.25" hose clamp on it. Wouldn't use a zip tie as these pipes get HOT..!
i doute that there will be any damage done at all by joining the tubes. the valve just opens when the car is started and closes when switched off. As long as the tubes are joined properly, there will be no vacume leeks. this is a very simple mod, but a good one!
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