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Old 08-23-2011, 11:18 AM
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disk brakes too hot

Well we just got back from our first 5 mile shake down ride- it is shifting much better and goes to 175-180 and stays there- the oil pressure is great- THS disk brakes are HOT- the rims are hot to the touch- the car stops good and straight- no pulling and we can smell the brakes just a little. the calipers are really close to the rims could this be why they are hot? I jacked up the car and put it in neutral and the rear tires are tight- pretty tight- could this be just new brakes? or maybe a bad M/C?- fun ride though
1964 Ford Falcon-302 cid- AOD trans- Disk Brakes all around
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