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Honda Civic Service Manual: Brake Hose and Line Inspection (Natural Gas models)

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Inspection

1. Brake Hose and Line - Inspection (Natural Gas Model)

1.

Inspect the brake hoses for damage, deterioration, leaks, interference, and twisting.



2.

Check the brake lines for damage, rusting, and leaks. Also check for bent brake lines.


3.

Check for leaks at hose and line joints and connections, and retighten if necessary.


4.

Check the master cylinder and the VSA modulator-control unit for damage and leaks.


Connection Point

Component

Connected to

Specified Torque Value

Note

A

Front brake caliper

Brake hose

35 N·m (3.6 kgf·m, 26 lbf·ft)

Banjo bolt

Bleed screw

8.5 N·m (0.87 kgf·m, 6.3 lbf·ft)

 

B

Rear wheel cylinder

Brake line

15 N·m (1.5 kgf·m, 11 lbf·ft)

Flare nut

Bleed screw

6.9 N·m (0.70 kgf·m, 5.1 lbf·ft)

 

C

Brake hose

Brake line

15 N·m (1.5 kgf·m, 11 lbf·ft)

Flare nut

D

Master cylinder

Brake line

22 N·m (2.2 kgf·m, 16 lbf·ft)

Flare nut

E

VSA modulator-control unit

Brake line (10 mm nut)

15 N·m (1.5 kgf·m, 11 lbf·ft)

Flare nut

Brake line (12 mm nut)

22 N·m (2.2 kgf·m, 16 lbf·ft)

F

4-way joint

Brake line

15 N·m (1.5 kgf·m, 11 lbf·ft)

Flare nut


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