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Brake Pipe Lines

I would like to replace metal brake pipe on Ford Escort 1998 and would like a outline drawing of brake lines

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    I want to replace a brake pipe and make a new one on my r.97 escort. Are these of a metric size fitting .So a metric flaring kit would be the one needed..Could you tell me whats use on the car at the moment.Pipe size ,male unions and bleed screws ..Many thanks if you can help me out..

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Hi. I don't think that you will get one, or need one. I worked in a motorist accessory store for 10 years. We would make brake pipes up for customers but you need to take off the old ones to use as a pattern. You bend them into shape as you fit them, the replacements are much softer as they will be copper. They are relatively low cost. A local garage may make them for you, they will probably have the flaring tool needed to make the ends. Bleeding the new system is the fun part! Good luck, Matt B

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