[urq] Fuel Line ID

Martin Pajak martin at quattro.ca
Thu Apr 26 12:38:20 EDT 2007

I changed my 4kq to plastic fuel line.
Worked out really nicely, the plastic fits in the original rubber fuel
line holders.

With a hoist and all the tools it took about 3 hours to do.

Hope this helps.


Martin Pajak


> fdekat
>> Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2007 14:16:24 -0400
>> From: "brian hoeft" <qweblog at gmail.com>
>> Subject: [urq] fuel line ID
>> To: urq at audifans.com
>> hi,
>> could someone please provide me with the correct ID of our fuel lines?
>> just in case,, its an '84.
> If your fuel line is "8mm" (I think OD though?) , commercialy  available
> 5/16
> metal fuel line is for all intenets and purposes the same size (OD, And I
> suppose ID too?)
>> and what has been done about the metal line clamps with shaped rubber
>> inserts?  have people found a better way to secure them that doesnt hold
>> weather(salt) so well?  i know the same fuel line failure resulted in my
>> 4k
>> at nearly the same spot so someone has had to have been creative..
> I've heard of some going to plastic fuel line. Soemone soemwhere mentioned
> going to 'S4' style line, and from what I understand some VW and perhaps
> even
> GM use plastic fuel line.  It's out there, available in the real world
> somewhere..
> Regards,
> =Frank de Kat=
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