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Old 07-23-2011, 09:53 PM
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When Replacing A Rack And Pinion Line, Does The New Line Have To Be The Same Length As The One Replaced?

One Of My Metal Rack And Pinion Lines (Not Hoses) Had A Leak, On My G/f 2003 Jeep Liberty Sport.

I Have Removed Metal Line With The Hole In It.

When Replacing This Line With A New Line Does The New Line Have To Be The Same Length As The Old?

Those Of You Who Own A Jeep Liberty, The Line Being Replaced Is The Line Directly Below The Crankshaft Pulley. Is Length Important Or Is That Only On Diesel Fuel Lines And Brake Lines?
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as long as its not rubbing anything, and its not hanging down so it can get caught on things int he road, then it is fine.
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Does Length Matter?
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Would think you'd want it close to the original length unless you are rerouting the line.
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well fella's hears the deal length had no effect. i could only get longer lines than what was needed so i bent them an extra time or to and they worked!
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