pjrose at frontiernet.net
Mon May 16 18:24:08 EDT 2005
At 10:58 AM -0700 5/16/05, Emy wrote:
>was thinking of replacing my samco hose with a
>straight hose for the MM hose. is there a special
>reason its accordian style?
Sure..the oem design provides the condensed oil a number of places in
which to collect (just kidding).
My guess is that the accordian provides a combination of strength
with flexibility and kink-resistance (even more important might be to
enable easier hose installation/removal; also accommodate slight
movement between the engine and intercooler). Just speculation.
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