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post #1 of (permalink) Old 03-11-2001, 11:03 PM
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Need to replace brake lines i think...

I'm thinking i need to replace my break lines before the blow.[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/crazy.gif[/img] So does any one have any suggestions on who sells the best and most complete brake lines? Or am i going to have to piece this together and make the break lines fit myself? And what all do i need to replave of this crusty mess i think is my e-brake cable. Thanks...

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Re: Need to replace brake lines i think...

Make them yourself. Get a double-flare kit, a good tubing cutter, and a cheap, simple bender, and some extra line.

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Re: Need to replace brake lines i think...

Get a 4WD Hardware catalog http://www.4wd.com they have all of the parking brake cables (there are three) and parts you need. It may be a spendy way to go, but they also sell stainless brake line kits (pre-bent/fittings/rock guards, ALL of the hard lines) for about $160. Very good quality.[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/cool.gif[/img]

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Re: Need to replace brake lines i think...

I bought my stainless kit from 4WD Hardware. I've only replaced the back 2 lines to the wheel cylinders so far, but they were a perfect fit. Waiting for warm weather to attack the rest. Its nice to know that rust will not have me or my son out there doing it again in 20 years. They are sort of expensive but worth it.

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