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flies like brake fluide (brake fluide leak container)

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Hi,

 

against all stories I've been told I fitted a 0,625" clutch master cylinder on my TR4A in 2016.

With the 0,7" cylinder I had normal pedal way, now the clutch works lovely with the 0,625" cylinder and some more pedal way.

 

I used a NOS one from 1969, sold als brake cylinder for a Reliant 600/700 - without changing the seals.

To see how long the old seals works I made a brake fluid leak container to set under both master cylinders.

 

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Checked last week everythink was dry,

checked today I realised flies like brake fluid - and I'm so sorry for that - die from brake fluid.

 

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If wanted: I have 2 more containers in my workshop, would like to have 10 GBP + 5 GBP for shipping.

To fit you have to unfasten both master cylinders, the container sticks in between the bracket.

 

If any interest please send me a PM.

 

Ciao Marco

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Hi,

after a very nice drive today a look in the leak container told me I should fit a new seal on the clutch master cylinder?

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Brake cylinder is dry, so there is no hurry, the container allows me to stay calm.

Ciao Marco

 

 

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Time to clean and put new seals in.

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all out

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back cleaned container

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cylinders back with new seals

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next spring can come, I'm relaxed

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Ciao Marco

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