[V8] New Silver '90
ingo.rautenberg at gmail.com
Thu Oct 15 21:17:38 PDT 2009
I'm with Cobram. Bad Master Cylinder. Also check all of the caliper sliders (especially the rears). I suspect a few may be stuck/frozen.
From: cobram at juno.com
Date: Fri, 16 Oct 2009 00:12:01
To: <cheshirecatsbox at gmail.com>
Cc: <V8 at audifans.com>
Subject: Re: [V8] New Silver '90
"Seamus O'Carey" <cheshirecatsbox at gmail.com> writes:
> If I
> stab hard at the brakes, they'll engage for a second near the top of
> pedal, but then it immediately goes soft and doesn't engage again
> until it's
> near the floor. If I press slowly on the pedal it behaves the same,
> for it doesn't have the initial grab at the top of the pedal. Does
> sound like the notorious failing bomb trouble?
> Also, I can't find the recent brake bomb discussion in the archives.
> someone point me in the right direction or remember what the
> subject was? ><
Sounds more like a bad master cylinder.
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