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Pcv valve hoses is cracked air is escaping

I know my pcv valve hose has a crack in it my question is do i have to order it from the dealer or can i get it from the auto store

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You can replace it with hose from a auto parts store.

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    And, the hose doesn't have to be a solid hose; flexible is fine as long as fits tightly.

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You can get pretty much any hose from the auto parts store. They usually have reels of hose, just bring in the old one, have them measure it out for you and cut you a new one. Probably won't cost more than a few bucks.

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