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Re: [Mgs] Advice wanted on MGB Brake Master Cylinder

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Subject: Re: [Mgs] Advice wanted on MGB Brake Master Cylinder
From: The Roxter <>
Date: Thu, 23 Aug 2007 12:02:12 -0500
Bob Howard wrote:
>   The washer-looking thing is a spacer made of a hard white plastic,
> Delrin, I believe.  Its fit is snug in the bore and I don't believe you
> can get it to come out by banging it on a board; I could not do it.  I
> drilled it and screwed in a self tap screw, which I could then hook and
> pull on to remove the spacer.

Yes, I discovered that last night, did the same & it worked.
>    These MCs are difficult to work on, and I have not been able to get
> them to not leak. Unless you fancy the challenge of it all, you might
> want to buy a new one and be done with the hassle. 
I'm going to Sears today to buy the long-nosed circlip pliars. I will be honing 
the bore before reassembling.

-The Roxter

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