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Old 06-08-2015, 02:32 PM   #1381
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<p>How should I go about diagnosing the brake system. Pull the pads? Bleed it some more? The pedal now feels mushy all the time.</p><p>Stoptech pads on 1.6 brakes.</p><p>ATE Type 200 fluid.</p>
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<p>I also have some sort of rear diff leak. Not sure if it is from the seal between the case and pumpkin, or from the drain/fill plug.</p>
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It's the pads. Replace and move on.

Did you use new crush washers?
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It's the pads. Replace and move on.
Yep, tapered big time. Take pictures.
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Old 06-08-2015, 04:34 PM   #1385
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Getting some used cobalts from a local, I'll pull the pads sometime this week. I don't have another track day before a double header at thunderhill. Maybe I'll try and do the July BMW day to make sure everything is good.
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<p>Would an 01 master fit my car with no issue? I might swap the auction one for mine.</p>
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Yes, but has a higher assist i do believe.
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<p>Just the master, not the booster.</p>
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<p>Used the vinyl cutter at work today to cut out a template for the new hood vent. It should make placement and cutting about a million times easier.</p><p></p><p><span>humming</span></p>
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cool dude! saw your email, just been busy all day!
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Aidan, does your '01 not have Sport brakes?
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**** Sport brakes.
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<p>It does. But I think I'm going to be selling them. I found cobalts for 50 bucks locally, will be running those for the next 3 track days. If that doesn't fix it then I'll either burn the car or throw money at the problem </p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>...just kidding, I'll screw it up 5 ways sideways and then find a good solution, I'm pretty used to that by now.</p>
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Old 06-10-2015, 01:49 AM   #1395
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More e85 big future dream build stuff. Buying an fpr from concealer, and worked out my order of things.<br />
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<br /><br />Tank<br />
<br /><br />DW200<br />
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<br /><br />This guy: <br />
<br /><br />AFPR<br />
<br /><br />Flex fuel sensor<br />
<br /><br />Return line<br />
<br /><br />Tank
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ooh e85

better stock up on more torsens lulz
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No more power on the stock engine. But I actually might be buying another 4.1 torsen soon....honestly I'm just not going to the strip until I learn how to not wheel hop.
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Needs more triangles.

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Needs more welder to build that.
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doesn't that thing put a serious amount of stress on those two bolts?
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