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post #1 of 3 Old 09-19-2009, 09:26 AM Thread Starter
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plastic vs. metal, plastic wins

i started tearing down the motor to find the oil leaks that are puddling up in the valley and i noticed this. it's where the heater hose wrap was rubbing against the intake tube, anyone else had this problem? should i put JB weld on it or get a new tube, it doesnt look like it's went all the way through yet.


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post #2 of 3 Old 09-19-2009, 09:30 AM
I am that hot

 
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Me too but I dont have a leak yet, my ic tube looks just like that from the wire loom!

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post #3 of 3 Old 09-19-2009, 09:46 AM
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I'd leave it as is and ziptie the wire loom away from it so it doesn't rub against it anymore. If there is no hole in it, I wouldn't do anything to it.

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