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  • Gassed250
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    No room in the bay for any type of booster
    Have basically given up on the booster just going to go ahead with the brakes and see what happens

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  • mjh72
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    Can you use the escort style booster or will it not fit the cortina?

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  • dattoman1000
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    Originally posted by awdmoke View Post
    Ask your engineer now.
    Even if you are happy with a firm pedal, NCOP has a maximum force limit for the application of the brakes.
    Yep
    Then you need master size , caliper piston sizes and pedal ratios to know where to start on the 2 boosters you will need

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  • awdmoke
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    Ask your engineer now.
    Even if you are happy with a firm pedal, NCOP has a maximum force limit for the application of the brakes.

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  • dsm2002
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    Spoke to a brake bloke about something similar for the 2002. They have a shitty remote dual booster set up. I am considering doing away with it and may be going to rear discs. Internet 'folklore' say remove the boosters, use a smaller master cylinder and redrill the brake pedal to change the pedal ratio slightly. I may use a VH44 on the front circuit for some additional assistance.

    My thought was try it without then if additional assistance is required plumb in a VH44.

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  • Gassed250
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    Yes MC is dual circuit and tyres are 205-225 15 nankang AR-1

    Im not sure if the system actually needs a booster but im sure it wouldnt hurt to have and I dont want to find out it was a "should of done" thing after I plumb the brakes or get caught out when its time to engineer

    Id prefer to keep things clean and simple and not have a booster but id also like to play it safe

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  • awdmoke
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    Shirley it stops close enough to the tyre limits now, does it need a booster?

    Is your new M.C. single or dual circuit?
    If dual then what is the sit?

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  • Gassed250
    started a topic Remote boosters

    Remote boosters

    I've converted my mk2 cortina to 4 wheel disc
    VE Commodore front/EL Falcon rear, i have a Wilwood dual mc and an adjustable proportioning valve

    now the mk2 never came with boosted brakes and theres no room on or behind the firewall to fit a conventional booster so the only option is VHxx of some sort

    I've had nothing to do with these and have no idea what i need for a 4wd set up, all the units I've seen are either drum or disc/drum


    school me
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