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dual 40s have less vacuum assist (archive)

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Posted by ///M Chris on June 29, 2001 at 15:42:02:

In Reply to: Hard brake pedal feel posted by Tim Jones on June 29, 2001 at 13:32:51:

I have a 1600 with a tii brake booster.

When I switched from a 32/36 to dual 40's I notice a BIG difference in brake assist. Because my manifold only gives vacuum off one cylinder. That's 1/4 of the assist it used to have.

I saw a manifold at Rebello in Pacheco, CA where they attached a tube to each sidedraft manifold to get more vaccuum for brake assist.



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