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Re: 91 200qw breather hose
> I pulled this hose today as it was nearly mush from the crankcase all the
> way to the T. Took it to Pep Boys knowing they wouldn't have it but
> figuring I could find enough pieces to "make" it. No luck. Tried
> another auto parts store with no luck although that guy was at least
> willing to go thru his parts bins to try to find something similar.
> Has anyone successfully cobbled something up to replicate this hose? It
> seems like it should be possible. If not I'll order one on Monday, but
> I'm sure it ain't cheap.
> TIA for any tips...
> Ed Kellock ................... Greenville, SC USA
> 91 200qw ........................ 87 Coupe GT
There are three breather hoses that should be checked and I recommend
replacing all at the same time.One comes off of the drivers side of the
engine and connects to a steel tube.Follow that steel tube towards the
valve cover and you will fidn a rubber tee (three outlets)it is probably
bad also.The rear of this tee has a plastic elbow in it and a rubber
hose on that heading over to the passenger side of the veh,they go bad
as well.If my memory serves me correctly the total cost for the three
hoses $75us. And should take about 1/2 hour to install.