Stainless steel brake hose for VW T25 T3 and Vanagon from 1985 to 1991. Kits feature the finest quality hose, consisting of a PTFE inner with a stainless overbraid covered in a CLEAR outer coating . This eliminates the spongy pedal feel under arduous conditions, giving greater braking efficiency as well as providing superior resistance to abrasion and corrosion. These kits , therefore, not only provide the reliability and safety demanded but offer brilliant good looks that improve the appearance of any installation and reduce stopping distance . Standard automotive flexible brake hoses are manufactured from synthetic rubber and are reinforced with multiple layers of fabric braid. Under pressure they can expand considerably, having an alarming effect on the efficiency of the braking system.