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post #1 of 3 Old 04-30-2013, 08:24 PM Thread Starter
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identify this hose

i noticed this on my 2.5l tonight when i was looking around under the hood. it's a hose running from under my air intake box to the engine and the hose is broken. below are three pics, and is this a hose i can get from napa, autozone or any other local parts store? and i don't really know how long it's been busted, would it cause any damage being this way for a long period of time? thanks

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post #2 of 3 Old 04-30-2013, 08:26 PM Thread Starter
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i just found what i think this hose is at quadratec... is it the hot air tube cleaner? what's it's purpose??
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post #3 of 3 Old 04-30-2013, 08:30 PM
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It is your warm air hose. It provides warm air to the induction system during cold engine warmup. It helps drivability.

418 miles on 19 gallons of gas. Can't beat the BBD !
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