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'72 Midget Vacuum Advance Line

BJ8Healeys

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Hello, Everybody -

I usually hang out at the Austin-Healey forum, but I also have a '73 Midget with a '72 engine. Does anyone know where I could get the hard plastic line (1/8" O.D.) that connects the distributor advance to the intake manifold? I have the end connectors, but need the line between them. Seems that the connectors are available, but I can't find a source for the line itself. Any suggestions?

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Steve Byers
Havelock, NC USA
 
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Never mind. It occurred to me that the vacuum lines in modern cars for such things as cruise control are about the same size that I need for the Midget vacuum advance line. I found what I need in a local junkyard that fit the end connectors for the vacuum advance line exactly.
 

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Well found!
 
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