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Old 10th August 2011, 07:43 AM
MarkB MarkB is offline
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If braided lines fail MOT/IVA then the MOT/IVA tester is a cock
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Old 10th August 2011, 01:55 PM
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There is nothing in the testing guide that states "You must have x y or z hoses fitted" so as Mark B has rightly stated the tester was not right.
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Old 10th August 2011, 04:41 PM
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Originally Posted by AshG View Post
mine went through iva with euroquip self made lines.
Same here, no comments on mine
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Old 29th August 2011, 06:03 PM
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if you want o.e. spec hoses i found some to fit buy going using my local autofactors books all about 4 each ex vat

fronts 475mm long (total length) m10x1 bukhead df to short m10x1 exactly same as sierra hose caliper end (sierras dont have dobble flare/convex ends)
veco vr866
think it fits a sherpa van but cant get cross ref no. (anyone)

rears 500mm long (total length) m10x1 bulkhead df both ends slightly on the long side
veco vr300
qh bfh4140
firstline fbh1464
fit meny ford cortinas and p100's

df= dobble flare or convex
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