1991 Ford Ranger my brake line has hole in it

Tiny
RANGERDANGER17
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  • 1991 FORD RANGER
  • 4 CYL
  • 2WD
  • MANUAL
  • 186 MILES
My brake line has hole in it
it line to rear brakes its a metal line and a sliver is cut out how do I go about to fix this
do I replace it or fix it with some kind JB weld or cover hose

never mind I got it there is a spilce kit you can buy
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Monday, May 5th, 2008 AT 6:11 PM

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Tiny
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I wouldnt recomned splicing it, unless its a minor hole, that the hose might have been pinched or nicked.

But if its rusted chances are the whole line is starting to deteriorate.
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Monday, May 5th, 2008 AT 7:32 PM
Tiny
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It was rusted out but I think a rock hit it
buti cant the whole brake line out it is stuckin between the frame and the gas tank
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Monday, May 5th, 2008 AT 7:35 PM
Tiny
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Yes they are a pain to get at! If you ever have the tank down for some reason, get hte line fixed!
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Monday, May 5th, 2008 AT 8:37 PM
Tiny
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Oh I will thats just not a everyday thing and then dont u have to replce the fuel pump cause it normally goes bad after that and there expensive like 200
u have any other ideas
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Monday, May 5th, 2008 AT 8:51 PM
Tiny
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The pump wont go bad if you drop the tank, its just a pain in the rear!
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Tuesday, May 6th, 2008 AT 7:10 AM
Tiny
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Well thanks for the info but I got it fixed and I ran it alot today and everything worked great
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Tuesday, May 6th, 2008 AT 7:23 PM
Tiny
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Glad to hear it all worked out.

And I hope you dont run into any more problems with it.
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Wednesday, May 7th, 2008 AT 7:32 PM

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