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I too would suspect it was a breather tube. Some of them are made of fairly hard plastic and can be devil to remove. You could try tracing where it goes. In the past I have had to use hot water to get the pipe to disconnect easily but don't use a naked flame as the breather tube is designed to take away any hydrogen gas that builds up inside the battery. Follow its route and see where it goes to.
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