[T3] Vacuum lines?

Jim Adney jadney at vwtype3.org
Sun Apr 7 14:05:35 PDT 2019

On 7 Apr 2019 at 12:26, William Jahn wrote:

>  Do you need to use the cloth covered vacuum hoses or can you use any type
> rated for emissions like many type of fuel line are?  My main concern are
> the largest lines from the heads to oil bath. Seems like the old braided
> line is quite expensive . I wonder many times if there are better type of
> hose that would last longer.

Anything rated for oil and heat will work okay. For the head vents, I wish I 
could find OE style red stuff, just because it has thinner wall, so is smaller 
OD than whatever else I can find today.

Jim Adney, jadney at vwtype3.org
Madison, Wisconsin, USA

More information about the type3-vwtype3.org mailing list