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Old 01-18-2013, 09:51 AM
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Verify the bore of the master cylinder. My guess is that it is 1 1/8". Install a smaller bore master cylinder to increase line pressure. If all else is good, that will solve your problem. Dropping down 1/16" in bore size makes a very noticeable change in pedal feel. If it is as hard of pedal as you describe, you might consider going to a 1" bore diameter. You will increase pedal travel and increase line pressure.


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