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02-27-2007, 07:47 AM

Mickey Richaud
02-27-2007, 07:53 AM
Hey, Bill -

Waiting for a call-back from the vendor. I'm confident they're going to make it right.

In the meantime, an update:

I checked the bolts on the other side, and they were torqued down a bit more than the side that's leaking. So, I tightened the bolts to an equal amount. The amount of seepage was reduced considerably, but there's still a slight trace of fluid after pumping the brakes 15 times or so. At this point, even if I don't get the new caliper in time, I'll trailer the 8 down and drive it when I get there. Too much time in it with New Orleans as a target to miss it!


Mickey Richaud
02-27-2007, 09:40 AM
Just spoke to the vendor - new caliper is on the way!


02-27-2007, 04:58 PM
There ya GO!

That's good news indeed.

Mickey Richaud
02-27-2007, 07:12 PM
Drove it around this afternoon - even with the miniscule seepage, the brakes are a HUGE improvement over stock. Can't wait to give it a proper shakedown.