BECOME A MEMBER
Sign up with Facebook
I agree to the
Login with Facebook
NOT A MEMBER?
E-Type V-12 brakes
1971 JAGUAR E-TYPE
1971 V-12 E-type Front brakes seize up after about 10 miles of driving. If I pull over for a few minutes they release. Rebuilt calipers all around.
have the same problem?
Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 AT 6:05 PM
Try replacing front brake hoses.
Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 AT 6:28 PM
I already replaced the hoses in the front. Could it have to do with too much pressure building up in that reservo tank from the air pump?
Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 AT 9:53 PM
I'm doing some digging but we know that the calipers are not releasing enough to prevent friction from eventually expanding parts to cause tightness. In other words fluid is not returning to master.
Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 AT 6:20 AM
to post a reply.
Related Brake Pull Content
1970 Jaguar E-type Blocked
The Brakes Of My Jag Are Blocked All Four. Brake Pedal Also Blocked. I Think On A Problem With The Master Cilinder? I Would Like To Know...
Ask a Car Question. It's Free!
Brake Caliper Replacement
Brake Pad and Rotor Replacement - Front Dodge
How to Replace Front Brake Pads and Rotors
Help us make this site better
Terms & Conditions
© 1999 - 2018 2CarPros, Inc.