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filski 21-11-2017 07:45 PM

Front brake hose thread?
Hi all after bleeding my brake system I discovered a leak due to crack on the male fitting pretty sure i didnt over tighten as there not enough space to get my hand into where the fitting was sitting to tighten it with force so i thought while i am here i'll get flex hose made up. my question is the thread in front rubber brake hose unf? And do I need to get 3/8 unf male connector, im just making sure that I'm getting correct ends attached . Thanks

filski 21-11-2017 07:50 PM

Sorry the flex hose im making up is to connect Unf 3 way to nearside caliper

evolotion 25-11-2017 01:47 PM

you need to check it on your car IIRC Ive had 3/8unf and m10x1 in the past, and while they sorta screw into each other it isnt right. go to a motorfactors or local friendly garage and get a male and female fitting in both and use them to measure what you have.

filski 28-11-2017 11:46 AM

Thanks pal did just that and called minispares to double check ordered my Hel pipe and it fits as should hopefully I should have working brakes tonight!

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