Snowdoggie
Snowdoggie HalfDork
Feb. 6, 2010 1:04 p.m.

I am in the process of replacing the well worn fuel lines in my 914. I have heard there are stainless steel replacements made for the plastic ones. Does anybody here know where I can get these. Is there a kit available?

maroon92 SuperDork
Feb. 6, 2010 3:27 p.m.

I think Tangerine Racing is the one that makes the kit. I can call them on Monday to see if I can get you a deal on them.

maroon92 SuperDork
Feb. 6, 2010 3:27 p.m.

what year and engine do you have?

Snowdoggie
Snowdoggie HalfDork
Feb. 6, 2010 7:28 p.m.
maroon92 wrote: what year and engine do you have?

'75 with a 1.8.

I am going to do some PCA DE and time trial events. Several people I have talked to tell me I really need to replace those plastic fuel lines.

DWNSHFT Reader
Feb. 8, 2010 12:48 p.m.

On my 914 race car I replaced all the fuel lines with new rubber lines. If you can't find steel, it's an easy alternative and much better than thirty year old plastic.

David

maroon92 SuperDork
Feb. 8, 2010 6:53 p.m.

most people prefer the 2.0, but I like the 1.8 personally. I think it winds up a little better, and sounds just 4% better.

digdug18 Reader
Feb. 9, 2010 8:30 p.m.

can't you bend the stainless lines yourself?

Andrew

Jensenman SuperDork
Feb. 9, 2010 8:45 p.m.

30 year old German plastic under high pressure.

maroon92 SuperDork
Feb. 10, 2010 8:58 a.m.

Yeah, it looks like I cannot supply them for any cheaper than Tangerine can, so you may want to just order from them. Use the link, or call.

Tangerine Stainless Fuel Lines

Call Chris @ Tangerine (860) 647-8719, he is a good guy.

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