Floor Pump Drive Hose Replacement
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Replace the drive hose on your floor pump.
- Author: iRobot
- Difficulty: Moderate
Over time, the hose on your steel floor drive pump may wear or puncture. Use this guide to install a new hose.
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Use a pair of pliers to loosen the hose pinch by turning it counterclockwise a couple of turns.
Continue to loosen the hose pinch by hand until it comes free from its threads.
Slide the hose pinch down the tube so that it does not interfere with removing the hose.
Using a hobby knife, carefully slice a slit in the bottom of the hose to allow it to slide off.
Use a metal prying tool or flathead screwdriver to pry the hose up off of the nipple.
Remove the hose from the pump.