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  1. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Hi All, So I have fuel leaking from one of my fuel hoses just above the fuel pump in my 69 Bug. I see this as my opportunity to finally replace the fuel hoses, but there seem to be so many different sizes, I'm unsure what I need to do. Can anyone explain to me the correct fuel hoses to use...
  2. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Just spent about 3 hours trying to replace the fuel filter. I removed the clips, but the hoses were wedged on so tight I had to cut them off and replace the hose to the pump. Then it came to putting the new one on and although I got it on eventually it took bloody ages. Should it be this...
  3. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    A guide to fuel hose and clip selection can now be found on our web-site for your information and education : http://www.volksbolts.com/faq/fuelhose.htm Please feel free to pile in with comments / offers of extra material / verbal abuse etc... :D
  4. Watercooled Mechanical Tech
    I filled up my T25 camper (to the brim) yesterday and watched the expensive petrol drip on the forecourt. The fuel hoses going up to the expansion tanks have perished and need replacing. Does anyone know what size hose I need to replace them. Is it 5mm or 6mm? They only appear to be about...
  5. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Hi, Here's a pic of my engine bay. I want to remove the fuel filter from the engine bay and relocate it and replace the hose, can anyone tell me how much (length) and the diameter size I will need to do this. Also where do you buy the marine grade hose? Cheers
  6. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    how bad is the braided fuel hose? VWH, just aircooled and machine7 all sell so can it be that bad?
  7. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Does the fuel pip need to be the same length on twin carbs after it exits the Y piece? Think it does, but just want it clarifying!! Cheers, Goose
  8. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Who's selling top quality rubber braided fuel hose at the moment ? Is the GSF stuff up to scratch ? (5mm) Dave.
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