Backport fix for flaky spec to 14.0

Merged Reuben Pereira requested to merge rp/fix-spec into 14-0-stable-ee-patch-8

What does this MR do?

Since the pipeline in the preparation branch for the 14.0.8 patch release is failing ( due to a flaky spec (spec/features/groups/import_export/connect_instance_spec.rb:22), we need to backport some fixes for that spec.

This is taken from !65153 (merged).

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