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Old 11-03-2017, 11:14 AM
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maybe these guys could help.

http://www.radiumauto.com/Submersibl...bing-P672.aspx

what sizes are the ends that you all need?
A good source, but the problem is that the required tubing is not the same diameter at either end. 5/16" vs. 3/8"
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Old 11-03-2017, 11:32 AM
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A good source, but the problem is that the required tubing is not the same diameter at either end. 5/16" vs. 3/8"
here's another but 8mm to 10mm the may be able to point you in the right direction.. so what do we need.. 5/16 on side 3/8 the other and how long?
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Old 11-05-2017, 11:07 PM
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Somebody please get a length measurement. This thread has been going on way to long to not have all parts sourced.
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Old 11-05-2017, 11:56 PM
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Somebody please get a length measurement. This thread has been going on way to long to not have all parts sourced.
I don't have an exact measurement . . . but here's a pic of the OEM hose (which I reused) from when I did mine in the spring. Maybe 8-9"? You can approximate by the size of the pump, the pliers, etc.
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Old 02-02-2018, 09:02 PM
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I've been searching around for a part list to put a spare kit together, I've got 580 hours on my MCX, I figure it is only a matter of time. Great thread, thanks for all the info.

Found this on Amazon for the internal flex hose:

https://www.amazon.com/Brand-Flexibl.../dp/B00LPX1JHY

BMW Part# 16 13 1 455 350

Looks close, 5/16" ID on both ends, looks like it can be trimmed on either end for length. Cost is a bunch more than the APE hose, but at least an alternative.

Also found this:

https://www.amazon.com/Gates-27086-S.../dp/B005806IXA

Gates Part# 27086

Description says 1/4" ID x 12" SAE 30R10 submersible hose but the reviews are mixed, some say they got 5/16" ID instead. All seem to say it is only 10" long.

Any thoughts on which would be best, APE hose or one of these?
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Old 02-03-2018, 12:36 AM
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I carry both in my onboard toolbox. Got them from APE USA.com. Just remember that regardless of which ID you get, one end will be too small or too large.
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