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Thread: clutch vacuum takeover on throttle body

  1. #1
    Baby Twin
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    May 2016
    New Zealand

    clutch vacuum takeover on throttle body

    I'm about to balance the throttle bodies. Is that hose clamp on for the clutch vacuum line really necessary? Because I'm going the cut the' clamp and I don't really see a need to replace it as it should be sucked on not blown off.
    Is it there to keep the Lawyers happy?


  2. #2
    Evil Twin
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    Oct 2014
    For the sake of a jubilee clip I'd stick one on.

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    One Litre Duc Eater Paul D's Avatar
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    Jan 2015
    Midlands (UK)
    The vacuum pipe is quite hard. I think there is a reasonable chance the vacuum could result in air sucked in from the unclamped pipe end, especially once some of the air has been sucked out of the vacuum diaghpragm chamber on deceleration.

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