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Rear brake line through strut help!


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If the fitting on the hose at the bracket correct for SF struts the flat sides (needs rotating 90degrees) will fit between the raised parts of the strut bracket and a clip goes on the back and locates in the sides of the groove on the fitting .
Clips can be had via Subaru dealer parts counter  generally next day and are less than £3 each .
If that the wrong sized fitting some faffing about will be required or possibly a custom P clip bracket made .
It needs sorting as not really road safe left like that and be an MOT issue and a bigger issue in a accident vehicle inspection report ...
Also a good loophole for insurance void your cover ...
Seen a lot of half arsed mess on aftermarket poor fitment and poor installation brake lines over the years. amazing how someone thinks that half arsed job an upgrade !!

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hopefully all fits well but many times on braided lines you find the fittings wrong for bracket & hose rubs against strut or arch tub edge or sits far to close to it .
I suspect those lines might of been SG model versions and if so bracket fitting differs slightly .

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