Originally Posted by my_beautious_ZX3
did he mean the breather hose that runs across the top of your engine (from the valve cover to the air filter box) or the PCV tube? Many folks on this forum report that their stalling was fixed by replacing the latter; your tech may have suggested a junkyard because the dealer tube is expensive.
Damn good question. I just took a look and I think its the breather hose that runs across the top from the valve cover to the air filter box that's damaged, although there's no way to tell on a visual inspection.