Categories for Automotive Hoses

5 Tips For Hydraulic Hose Routing

March 24, 2023

5 Tips For Hydraulic Hose Routing Routing hydraulic hose can be difficult and costly to do wrong. But there are a few tips you can follow that can help improve the longevity of your hoses and reduce your maintenance costs. 1. Follow The Contours Hydraulic systems can be complex and involve combinations of pipes, tubes, valves, filters, heat exchangers and hoses. Routing hydraulic hoses properly will ensure that each component is easily accessible for service, maintenance and repair. This involves taking the time to plan out a system layout and making sure that each line is running parallel to the... View Article

Do Brake Lines Need to Be Double Flared?

November 26, 2020

Are you working on your vehicle’s brake lines for the first time? If so, understanding what a flare is—let alone a double flare and whether your brake lines need them—is important to building a reliable, safe brake system. Read on to find out whether brake lines need to be double flared in San Jose, CA and the tools you’ll need to do the job. What kind of flares does a brake system use? A flared brake line simply means that the ends of the metal lines are stretched out so they can seamlessly fit with another section of metal line.... View Article

We Make Custom Auto Brake Hoses in House!

September 11, 2020

Whether you restored a classic car or customized a modern vehicle, it can often be difficult to find replacement parts. This includes custom brake hoses. The automotive world is unfortunately never one-size-fits-all, and without a source for custom brake lines in San Jose, CA, your project may become a road hazard. Here are five advantages of our custom brake hoses and why they will work for you: Created while you wait: The days of waiting weeks for customs are over. Using BrakeQuip, our system produces nearly any brake hose or other custom setup within hours. Just bring in the old... View Article

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