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In Plumbing

How do you connect a copper water pipe to a flex pipe?

The quick and easy way is to use a compression "Shark Bite" fitting . It slips onto the copper pipe and creates a tight fit. Then use a threaded or pex flex adapter for your ( Full Answer )
In Emissions and Exhaust Systems

How do you replace the flex pipe on the exhaust system of a 1992 Nissan Maxima?

The flex on the 1992 maxima is not, to my knowledge, replaceable. What you need is the front pipe and associated gaskets and bolts/studs. I had mine replaced 2 months ago, run ( Full Answer )
In Toyota Camry

How do you replace the flex pipe on a 1995 Toyota Camry LE?

The 1994 -1996 Toyota Camry has a flexible joint inline with the Rear Catalytic Converter. (Yes two converters!) The Flex joint develops a leak and then the vehicle sounds lik ( Full Answer )
In Mufflers and Tailpipes

Exactly what is the purpose of a flex pipe and what are its components and how does it work?

Answer . The purpose of the flex pipe is to give the exhaust some flexibility. On front wheel cars since the motor is mounted crosswise, when you give it gas the motor r ( Full Answer )
In Mufflers and Tailpipes

What is a exhaust flex pipe?

An exhaust flex pipe is a braided stainless steel pipe that allows for some movement between exhaust pipes (usually around 6-8" long). It is made of interwoven wires of sta ( Full Answer )
In Plumbing

Is it ok to run gas flex hose in a wall instead of black iron pipe?

Answer . NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO . Answer. No is the short answer (and safest) but it can actually be done. There is a book available to answer this and other questi ( Full Answer )
In Emissions and Exhaust Systems

Is a flex pipe illegal to use on a heating gas range I was told by the Philadelphia Gas Works to replace my flex pipe.?

For the purpose of cleaning behind a stove (great hygiene) one would think a flex pipe would be the thing to have installed. There must be approved flex pipes for use with nat ( Full Answer )
In Plumbing

Can you use galvanized pipe for a gas line?

Yes, galvanised pipes may certainly be used. Making sure that the threaded joints are well sealed, however galvanised piping can be tricky and sometimes difficult to install. ( Full Answer )
In Saturn S-Series

How does a flex pipe on a 1995 Saturn SL1 get replaced?

Front wheel drive vehicle engines move when you accelerate and decelerate, so the exhaust system must flex with it. These engines are equipped with a front exhaust pipe with a ( Full Answer )
In Ford Taurus

How do you replace a flex pipe in a 1996 Taurus?

Im working on a 99 Ford Taurus right now. It looks like there are two nuts that have to be remover on the side facing the front of the car, and two more nuts on the rear clamp ( Full Answer )
In Auto Parts and Repairs

What is a flex pipe and how does it work?

It is a flexible section of pipe in the exhaust system that helps absorb some of the engine vibrations.
In Plumbing

Can Black steel pipe be replaced with Galvanized piping for gas piping?

galvanized piping is acceptable but not necessary. all steel piping must be wrapped when entering ground at least 6" (a foot is better) bushings are not allowed unless properl ( Full Answer )
In Toyota Paseo

How do you replace a flex pipe on a 1991 Toyota Paseo?

I assume your referring to the flexible exhaust pipe that goes under the engine and oil pan out to the resonator ?. simply jack up the car and remove the exhaust pipe at the e ( Full Answer )
In Ford Escort ZX2

How much does it cost to replace a flex pipe on a 1999 ford escort?

It's cheapest to buy a universal pipe and weld it on yourself. The universal flex pipe part is Walker 42216. It goes for $25-$30. If you bring the pipe to a shop, the sh ( Full Answer )
In Emissions and Exhaust Systems

How do you repair flex pipe on exhaust?

You need to replace it by welding a new flexpipe in its place. Flex pipes have too much heat to be glued or wrapped.
In Uncategorized

Can compression fittings be used for gas piping?

It depends on the laws of your state or country. I would say, to be safe, inspect the gas line and install the same type of fittings you find there.
In Home & Garden

What is gas flex lines made out of?

on equipment with small engines they are made out of rubber..if its a house hold application such as a stove or a hot water heater they would normally be made out of brass
In Heating Ventilating and Air Conditioning

How do you install flex gas line?

You tape the joints with yellow teflon tape then screw them on using two wrenches so as not to twist any fittings. - After switching as on, spray the joints with 'gas detect' ( Full Answer )
In Cars & Vehicles

Can flex fuel cars use unleaded gas?

Yes but it can cause engine damage over time, don't use it if you want your car to stay strong.
In Ford Ranger XLT

Can you use 87 gas in a flex fuel vehicle?

The Ford Ranger , 3.0 liter Flex Fuel Vehicle engine is designed touse " regular " unleaded gasoline , 87 octane , or E85 ethanol , or anycombination of the 2 fuels
In Law & Legal Issues

Are lead gas pipes illegal?

Lead is a poisonous metal and substance. It is banned in all but some very special applications anymore (car batteries for example) Lead pipe does not have the tensile strengt ( Full Answer )
In Plumbing

Why is black pipe used for gas?

When building or remodeling your home , you may need to deal with natural gas lines. In many parts of the country, regulations require that natural gas be carried by black pi ( Full Answer )
In Mufflers and Tailpipes

Does 1999 eclipse spyder gs have a flex pipe?

If you are refering to the stock exhaust system on a 2.4L 4g64 engine (same engine as the galant) then yes. It is a pipe with a flexible portion in the middle. I know this bec ( Full Answer )
In Brakes and Tires

Why could you not use a gas in the brake pipes?

Theoretically, you could, but it would have to be highly compressed, and then, the pedal might be too hard to press (without making things complex and too bulky for a regular ( Full Answer )