Subject: Hanging rear caliper

Mike Del Tergo mdeltergo at
Mon Apr 18 19:36:38 EDT 2005

Or if they have 155K miles on them.  Should have added all lines 12 months 

>Moral:  consider replacing the rear lines if they're looking old and 
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Mike Del Tergo <mdeltergo at>
>To: c1j1miller at; 200q20v at
>Sent: Sun, 17 Apr 2005 16:24:58 +0000
>Subject: Re: Subject: Hanging rear caliper
>Great, I thought it was an even F/R bias, so if the left was free so was 
>the right. I'll try and see if this is the cause. The condition it is 
>trying to save me from is very unlikey to occur under my wives stewardship 
>that if it is determined to be bad, I think I'd bypass vs replace. 
>>There's a load sensitive proportioning valve over the left rear; then
>the >line runs across to the right rear. Part way there it goes into a big 
> >cylinder with a moving weight that is supposed to keep the right rear 
>from >locking under a hard corner. Perhaps that is stuck? 
>>Chris Miller, Bolton, MA c1j1miller at 
>>'91 Audi coupe q, '85 Audi 4ksq, '81 VW Scirocco 
>>'91 200q20v site ==> 

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