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I have to agree with Relax, use vacuum hose, the fuel line could collapse under vacuum (thinner wall), vacuum hose is designed to not collapse under vacuum.
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I have to agree with Relax, use vacuum hose, the fuel line could collapse under vacuum (thinner wall), vacuum hose is designed to not collapse under vacuum.


I agree, it’s just temporary fix to get my bike going again. It will be done right


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Routing looks a little odd ?
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