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Is It Brake Binding

Tweet Am I in a Bind? Next thought is that a brake pad is binding and some cleaning and grease may fix it! I pull the pins and polish them and refit with high temperature copper based grease. Everything moves … Continue reading

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Cruising South Until I’m Shaking All Over

Tweet TIME FOR A BREAK Once again cruising down to the south west of the state to visit family and enjoy the quiet and lifestyle of farm life. In the shadows of the Porongurups it’s mostly cool air, rain and … Continue reading

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DUE SOUTH – Cruising with the Veterans

Tweet In between painting and repairing the BeaXT I heard a community radio promotion for the local Veteran car club – they were planning a cruise on Sunday! I did a similar run with them with my daughter a few … Continue reading

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Brake Rotor Replacement

Tweet Brake Fade Out driving after having returned from trip to the Southwest to visit family and noticed that brakes not really pulling up like normal. At first thought it was maybe air in the system so a flush should … Continue reading

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Pump em up!

Tweet You usually think of tyres when you hear the phrase “pump em up” – not today pumping the brake pedal was needed to get me around safely! It seems like only yesterday that I had a similar problem with … Continue reading

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No Brakes

Tweet Just a quick update on the car. Drove out of the garage Monday and had the brakes fail as I got to the end of our street! Seems the master cylinder had failed and the seals are all perished! … Continue reading

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Brakeline Burst

A broken brake line threatens to put the beast off the road but a lucky find keeps them wheels rolling. Continue reading

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