Originally Posted by MadMaxx
It won't melt -- your IC surface temps aren't going to get anywhere near hot enough, in addition to it (the hose) being super thin it cools damn near instantly.
I've done this on several cars... easy way to hide it from those you're trying to hustle in a street race
I was more worried about the back end of it catching fire from the close proximity to the radiator but...
Still not something I would do.