The automaker is recalling the vehicles because a fuel feed line has a single flare fitting
instead of the specified double-flare connection.
That makes them perfect for plumbing jobs where you need a thin wrench to hold the body of a compression or flare fitting
while you tighten the nut with a second wrench.
Compared to the original compression fitting, the flare fitting
can handle higher pressures and wider system parameters.
But remember, you can't connect the flare fitting
on the flexible gas line directly to a steel pipe thread.
The unit also features a dual-angle seat that accepts both 37[degrees] and 45[degrees] flare fittings
in certain sizes.
If the job does not require flare fittings
, they may need solder, paste or a torch kit.
The Teflon PFA flare fittings
have several patented design features to offer maximum sealing reliability and fluid entrapment.
Teflon[R] diaphragm valve with flare fittings
is designed for high purity applications.
are usually used for gas and refrigeration lines.
Make gas connections with solid steel pipe or soft copper with flare fittings