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Old 09-30-2018, 11:47 AM
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Power brakes for 57 Fairlane

Anyone convert 1957 Fairlane with stock 312 to power brakes from manual? Some power masters say "not compatible" with stock 312...any suggestions?
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My 58 Fairlane convertible 352 came stock with power brakes. Same body, should just need the vacuum hose hooked to the intake. I didn't like mine because of the slow release. For drag racing I bypassed the booster.
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You will need one like this that has the offset bracket to clear the Y-block https://www.ebay.com/itm/1957-1959-F...YAAOSweW5U3n1A This also has the dual diaphragm booster Also if you still have drum brakes all around you will need the 10 lb residual valves listed.
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