Longer break lines?

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Longer break lines?

Post by littlevanman » Wed Aug 03, 2011 1:45 am

I am about to install a 4" OLV lift on my 97 awd. Before I do, I want to have everything ready and waiting.
Will I need longer flexible break lines once the van is lifted? If so what kind will fit? Any advice would be appreciated. Thanks.

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Re: Longer break lines?

Post by LiftedAWDAstro » Wed Aug 03, 2011 3:42 am

The front lines are long enough and there should be an extension bracket for the rear line. No new lines are needed.
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Re: Longer break lines?

Post by 1Gary » Wed Aug 03, 2011 4:12 am

Might want to ask Gerald about a E-Brake bracket.
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