Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-17-2017, 08:11 PM   #1
Join Date: Oct 2016
Location: Savannah, GA
Posts: 43
Year: 1997
Coachwork: International
Chassis: 3000
Engine: 7.6 L / DT466
Rated Cap: 72 Pass.
How to remove air door?!


So I recently removed the air door and I forgot about the air line which hizzes out air when I turn on the bus. How do I close the line?

TheRoanBus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-17-2017, 08:36 PM   #2
Bus Nut
Join Date: May 2016
Location: Georgia
Posts: 924
Year: 2001
Coachwork: Blue Bird
Chassis: IH
Engine: T444E
Rated Cap: 14
Cap it off with a common brass fitting.

*Quick hack* fold the plastic line in half and secure with tape, rubber band, etc. This is not a long term or approved fix; it is intended to get you out of a jam.
Brad_SwiftFur is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-18-2017, 08:52 AM   #3
Bus Crazy
milkmania's Avatar
Join Date: May 2015
Location: Oklahoma aka "God's blind spot"
Posts: 2,241
Year: 1989
Coachwork: 1853FC International/Navistar
Chassis: 35' Retired Air Force Ambulance
Engine: DT466, MT643
Rated Cap: 6 souls and a driver
If it's all copper tubing like mine...

You can cap it off with a brass coupling and cap
Or cut it, crimp it, and braze the end closed.
I once complained I had no shoes....
Until I met a man with no feet
milkmania is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-30-2017, 03:48 PM   #4
golfersmurf57's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2017
Posts: 225
Trace it back to source pull the line and fitting then buy a plug to fit the hole in the valve - permanent fix

Sent from my LGL64VL using Tapatalk
golfersmurf57 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:29 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.