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Old 07-02-2012, 07:13 PM
aspensilver540 aspensilver540 is offline
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Thanks gene, I solved both in a few minutes thanks to your advice. I first noticed a screw on the bottom and thought maybe i had to take that off, even though it didn't sound like your advice. I put a 14mm around it and it just swiveled the unit and then I looked back at your advice (I printed it out haha) and realized the black thing just pushed in which when fully pushed in exposes the crimp that that you can pop the cable off.

With that off I was able to life the intake a bit more which allowed me to get my hand in a better position to remove the hose I had a problem with. It needed a good wiggle and with more hand space it came off without too much trouble.

Gene for the win

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