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Where does this drain hose connect?

This hose is under the battery tray. I can't see where it terminates.
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Which hose the two that go through the hole look like its a drain hose from the front scuttle maybe ?? The other one could be a vent hose for the battery ??
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OK. I assumed it is for the original battery. My battery has been replaced more than once I'm sure. I've only seen vent/drain hoses on motorcycle batteries.
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I think they were mainly on older type batteries so I expect its just been left there. I am sure thats what it is .Can any 170 owners confirm or otherwise please
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It's from the battery , my new Varta has the same connection !!
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It's from the battery , my new Varta has the same connection !!
Thank you Craige Saved me looking like a prat. ( Not that I need any help in that)
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