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Old 09-20-2011, 06:24 PM   #1
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Anyone Know what this Hose is Supposed to be Connected to?

I was ****ing around in my engine bay today and saw this.

This picture is taken from the driver's side of my engine bay. The airbox is to the bottom right of the picture.

I tried followed it, but it dives straight down into the abyss.
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THat **** connects to nothing on all the Maximas I come across
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this is true... it connects to nothing. its like a breather/vent of some sort... or possibly useless. i think it runs to a couple steel tubes that run in front of the egr system that go to the back of the motor. i didnt really pay attention when replacing my egr system so not positive on that one...
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Old 09-20-2011, 06:37 PM   #4
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IIRC its a transmission breather hose
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It's your NOS intake tube...obviously.

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It's your NOS intake tube...obviously.

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IIRC its a transmission breather hose

THIS! no NOT plug it or block it in ANY way, just let it be, its factory, and normal
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tiss the trans breather for both auto and manual transmission
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THIS! no NOT plug it or block it in ANY way, just let it be, its factory, and normal
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wools?, im just sayin, i popped my trans dipstick out thinking it was a vaccuum, line that was disconnected, it was messy

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Yup, tranny breather hose as stated already. It seems we get this question about once a month here on the org.
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The only stupid questions are unasked ones. I'd say use the search function but it's difficult to search about something you aren't even sure what it is.
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So true. The mysterious hose that leads to nothing. lol

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So what are you trying to say?

BTW, I think that hose lets air in and out of your transmission as it goes through heat cycles. Some may call it a vent hose. I don't know if anyone has mentioned this, but don't plug it up.
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BTW, I think that hose lets air in and out of your transmission as it goes through heat cycles. Some may call it a vent hose. I don't know if anyone has mentioned this, but don't plug it up.
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Thats the vacuum source for the optional **** pump, part of the adult entertainment package.
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I was wondering the samething for the longest..thank you guys love this org.
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**** I cut my down a few inches so it doesn't look so terrible
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I have also cut mine down. Doesn't seem to have any effect on it's purpose.
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