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Old 02-16-2013, 11:14 PM
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Adding a 10lb residual pressure check valve will make the pads drag on the rotors too hard causing heat to build up. A 2lb is all that is required on a disc brake system, and then only if the master cylinder is below the level of the calipers.

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