Where to buy Vacuum lines

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chruzzie
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Where to buy Vacuum lines

Post by chruzzie » Fri 06 Jul, 2018 1:53 pm

Sorry if this has already been answered, I did search for an answer.
I am trying to find 5-10m of vacuum lines that the central locking uses.
Can something similar be bought from a hose supplier or hardware store?
I did find some on Flea Bay but it is in the USA.
https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/mercedes-w1 ... 51bd74a68f
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tsharkey
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Re: Where to buy Vacuum lines

Post by tsharkey » Fri 06 Jul, 2018 3:58 pm

Sorry if you have already considered this, but I would go to a wreck and pull all the tubing out - Should get you the lengths you need ?
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mathuisella
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Re: Where to buy Vacuum lines

Post by mathuisella » Fri 06 Jul, 2018 4:17 pm

go to autobahn and get long lengths of 3mm ID silicon vacuum tubing. super flexible, heat resistant and will stratch over and provide a nice seal over every connection in the car.

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Re: Where to buy Vacuum lines

Post by Ivanerrol » Fri 06 Jul, 2018 11:03 pm

Or go to a stealership - the tubing is not that expensive.
You can also buy it on stealbay
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