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The quick disconnect fuel line is broken, can it be by passed with a piece out hose and clamps

The plastic quick disconnect broke if I cut it out and replace it with a hose and 2 clamps is this a safety issue larry

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Hi, Larry it could be for this situation I would call my local dealer or reputable shop's service/parts department and inquire about any possible quick fix, answers, or parts inquiry. If necessary, transport your bike to the dealer or shop and have a professional technician take it for a test drive, if it is in running condition, and give you a written estimate of repairs and answer any specific questions you may have about your issue. For more information about your issue please visit the website below. Good luck and have a nice day.
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