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Choosing Compression Transportation Tube & Hose Fittings

Posted on Mon, Jun 27, 2011 @ 05:06 PM

 

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Tags: maintenance, technical, automotive

Learn requirements of D.O.T. approved air brake hoses

Posted on Mon, Oct 25, 2010 @ 01:20 PM

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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Tags: maintenance, automotive

Fix your own power steering lines

Posted on Thu, May 20, 2010 @ 03:14 PM

Fast fix for busted power steering lines - or any tube-hose assemblies

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Automotive brake lines now available in Our San Leandro ParkerStore

Posted on Mon, Apr 26, 2010 @ 11:07 AM

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.

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GM trucks’ rusting brake lines investigated by NHTSA

Posted on Tue, Apr 06, 2010 @ 09:28 AM

I found the article below at "Newz For Me."

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Checking your brake lines for wear and tear

Posted on Sun, Mar 21, 2010 @ 11:37 AM

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