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Re: SS brake lines


>  Datapoint: I've been running SS/Teflon brake lines for
>  10+ years in my '73 Pontiac ex-race car, "converted"
>  back to "street" use. (installed an interior   :)
>  No problems encountered and
>  no maintenance (on the lines) either. Works great!
>  IMFO, SS/Teflon lines are total overkill for the street.
>  If they are so great would not the factory use them?
The fact that they're not DOT approved would prevent the factory from using
them.  It does make you wonder why they're not approved.  I like the idea
of improving the pedal feel, but I am leery about reliability.

Richard Funnell, OES
tel.(408) 992-2265
fax (408) 746-7633