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brake line help

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by mgrande, Sep 9, 2011.

  1. mgrande

    mgrande [OP] iKill

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    I never went with extended brake lined on my old truck with dakars, but on my new truck I decided why not add them on there since I was ordering my springs from allpro anyway. When I was under my truck yesterday checking things out I got a little confused, can someone tell me wich one of these are the brake lines that the kit is for/needs to be extended? I always thought it was the one that connects to the leaf spring but now Im not sure.

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    On my old tacoma with dakars flexed this one looked like it was the one everybody replaced
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    But then I saw these ...
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  2. Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    If your last pic, I believe those 2 lines that connects to that bracket are the ones that need to be extended.
     
  3. mgrande

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    Yeah once I saw them thats what I figured. Any idea what the other line is that attaches to the leafs and goes into the drum? E-brake maybe?
     
  4. mgrande

    mgrande [OP] iKill

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    So what is the other line????
     
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  6. maxamillion2345

    maxamillion2345 Go home if you don't like guns liquor and whores.

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    As stated already...

    thick cables running along leaf springs are your e-brake cables.

    two thinner lines running down are your brake lines.
     
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    Ive never seen anyone mention extended the e brake lines, is it not needed?
     
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