1974 Brake Line Replace

Asked by Jun 18, 2008 at 02:31 PM about the 1974 Chevrolet Corvette

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Is the removal of the body necessary to replace the brake line along the frame with ready formed line?

3 Answers

48,365

Yes, otherwise you will have to splice in pieces in 48" lengths or shorter.

Suspicions confirmed!! Thanks littlehorn. I'm pouting now

10

I did it without removing the body from the frame. I used a coat hanger and some duct tape. Wrapped the coat hanger around the brake line and taped it. then fished the coat hanger through the frame and carefully pulled the brake line through. All the books said it couldn't be done, but....

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Corvette

Looking for a Used Corvette in your area?

CarGurus has 15,015 nationwide Corvette listings starting at $3,620.

ZIP:

Chevrolet Corvette Experts

  • #1
    John Carson
    Reputation
    2,830
  • #2
    Vincent Parker
    Reputation
    1,980
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,640
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro
229 Great Deals out of 27,305 listings starting at $2,800
Used Ford Mustang
273 Great Deals out of 37,582 listings starting at $1,350
Used Dodge Challenger
132 Great Deals out of 24,151 listings starting at $7,995
Used Dodge Charger
269 Great Deals out of 32,045 listings starting at $1,850
Used Porsche 911
77 Great Deals out of 4,729 listings starting at $9,999
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
58 Great Deals out of 2,999 listings starting at $2,999
Used Ford F-150
2,230 Great Deals out of 209,288 listings starting at $1,300

Used Cars For Sale

2019 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
2,692 listings starting at $48,949
2018 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 1,957 listings starting at $47,641
2017 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
8 Great Deals out of 2,347 listings starting at $42,791
2016 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 724 listings starting at $38,995
2015 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 583 listings starting at $35,000

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.