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Re: brake lines

Subject: Re: brake lines
Date: Mon, 9 Sep 2002 15:44:29 EDT
I found that I needed several sizes.  I'm fairly certain I needed 3/8 and 
7/16, and perhaps another, larger size for the old fittings.  I have those 
Flare Nut wrenches, but I found that I could get real good torque on the 
fitting with a regular Craftsman, although I did use them for the final 

Jay Donoghue
72 B-GT
66 Mustang

In a message dated 9/9/02 3:16:12 PM, writes:

<< What is the correct size for the brake lines?
I don't need a whole set...


Word on the street is said:
> Buy a Flare Nut wrench in the correct size.  A flare nut wrench is an open 
> end wrench with 5 flats instead of 4.  You need 5 flats to keep from 
> the fittings. >>

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