How do you fix vacuum leak on Dodge Intrepid?

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A vac leak simply means you have a hose somewhere with a hole in it that needs replaced. An engine generates vacuum so unmetered air will enter any hole where its not supposed to and lean out the mixture. The vacum is used to operate some things like brake booster etc but those hoses must be airtight
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