We find it surprising that some mechanics use hydraulic hose for air brake applications. Perhaps they figure that since hydraulic hose is rated at a much higher pressure than air brake hose it is safe to use. The truth is that a hose assembly must meet much more requirements than adequate working pressure in order to assure safety.
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Fast fix for busted power steering lines - or any tube-hose assemblies
Last week, our San Leandro ParkerStore became the final one of our stores to receive inventory of BrakeQuip automotive brake line products. This means that no matter which Hose & Fittings, Etc. location you visit, you will be able to get your brake lines replaced for a fraction of what you would pay at a dealer - and you can have your parts the same day.
We can provide brake lines for any vehicle - car, motorcycle, ATV, go-kart... Bring in your old lines and we will replicate them - or give us your brake hose dimensions and thread specs and we will make you new ones.
I found the article below at "Newz For Me."