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Bunchgrass 03-07-2011 01:35 AM

Mystery hose?
 
Hey,

With our recent 12" snowfall I managed to work my 2000 Ram 2500 4x4 pretty good and noticed a rubber hose about the size of fuel line hose (3/8) dangling off my rear differential. One end appears to attach to my solid brake line a few inches away from my driver's side rear wheel and the other end (where it appears to have broken) has a plastic/nylon fitting in it BUT I can't find out where it broke off from. And I don't see it in any diagrams. So, what is it?

RamTech 03-07-2011 09:41 AM

It's probably just the vent hose for the diff from your rear diff and it came loose from the clips.

Bunchgrass 03-07-2011 11:13 AM

Thanks RamTech. The clip on the loose end is still attached to the hose (ie ripped it off its attachment point). I wondered if it was some type of vent or breather but couldn't find anything in my manual showing one. Time for another trip under the rig:doh:

Thanks again.


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