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Old 01-20-2013, 08:32 AM
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Real clean firewall, ogre. Ha mine looks like swiss cheese from the previous heater hack and factory holes over the years. No plan for a frame-off in the near future but they will get filled at some point.

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Originally Posted by ogre View Post
i added a remote reservoir when i had a line leak and didn't know it until i lost my brakes on the 11 power tour
it's nice to be able to check fluid level when i open the hood
i've had an underfloor mc on 58-59 trucks since the 70s never had a problem until i upgraded my brakes, and had carpet glued down over the mc cover.
go figure

back to his question, i don't see a problem with drilling the mc if it's done right.
you'd need a leak proof mc cover and the right lines.

don't like the reservoir hanging on my shaved firewall, but here it is

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