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  1. Disk Brake Issues

    Classic Tech
    Hello all, I just got my motor up and running and ready to drive and what do ya know, the brakes don't work. They have been an issue for awhile. I have 4 wheel disks and the pedal is very spongy(takes 4-5 pumps to get them to grab). I have had one shop tell me I need a booster and another...
  2. Hand brake cable.

    4.6L Tech
    So I had a friend in the car. I stopped and left the car for a bit and he thought it would of been funny to try and pull my handbrake up to a point where I would have trouble bringing it back down. But instead snapped the cable. Where can I go to get the replacement cable for my hand brake? I...
  3. 2006 mustang v6 caliper grinding down rotor

    Introductions
    This car slid and crashed into a curb really hard and broke a piece off the rim and popped the tire we changed the wheel/tire with a spare and the caliper was grinding down the rotor you could hear loud scraping but would be quieter at faster speeds what could be wrong with it. Bearings? Axle...
  4. 2002 3.8l, brake caliper piston won't compress

    V6 Tech
    I'm in the process of replacing the rear brake pads and rotors on my car and the caliper piston on the passenger side doesn't want to compress. I've tried those brake pad spreader (the one that you have to twist) with the brake fluid cap on and off, and by loosening the bleeder screw. nothing...
  5. 1967 mustang brakes

    Classic Tech
    hey i just got a 1967 mustang and i am not sure what kind of brakes to put on there and right at the moment i dont think that there is brakes on their either but i am not sure i am trying to firgure out what i should do with it please help me
  6. 2007 v6 Mustang with 20 inch rims. Did you upgrade the brakes?

    Wheels and Tires
    I have a 2007 v6 convertible. It has the factory brakes installed. I'm looking to buy the 20 inch foose stealth rims or nitrous legend. I was wondering if the brakes are capable of handling the extra weight. Did you upgrade your brake system when you added your rims? If so which set of brakes...
  7. 1998 mustang gt contaminated brakes

    4.6L Tech
    The brake master cylinder/resv. has been contaminated with a different fluid that was not "brake fluid DOT3". I am going to replace these parts:Front/Rear Calipers and Master Cylinder. I need to know what other items i need to replace to get over this problem. Please help!:wavey
  8. 2000 Mustang brakes release weird

    V6 Talk
    Hey, When I press down on my brakes firmly and then let my foot of I feel a clunk like the brakes are not releasing like they should. This only happens on the passenger front tire. Any ideas? Thank you
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