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brake servo vac pipe question

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by S3 TAM, Sep 20, 2010.

  1. S3 TAM

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    Right yesterday I removed my Inlet mani and installed a "Intake Phenolic Insulator Gasket" which I got from Bill "Thanks for Quick delivery Bill".
    I also took the opportunity to sprayed the inlet mani and simplified the oil breather system "still waiting for catch can".
    Anyway my question is can I replace the brake servo vac pipe from the mani to the the connector near the strut brace "highlighted in red" I have also ordered a 12mm non return valve to replace the bodge job rachet extension bar i shoved in pipe.

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  3. Alex C

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    your red ovals are quite subtle
     
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    sorry i didn't realize you can hardly see them. there on the left hand side top near brake fluid and bottom left of inlet manifold.
     
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    yeah i saw them, knowing where the brake vac pipe was...:)
     
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    So can I replace the whole pipe with some 13mm silicone?
     
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    i am no mechanic, but i dont see why it would be any different to any other vac hose...
     

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