[DeTomaso] Brake Pressure Differential Valve
MikeLDrew at aol.com
Tue Jan 15 11:12:11 EST 2019
Another alternative (what I did) is to eliminate the block and just run independent front and rear circuits, with a T-fitting in the rear line to accommodate a conventional brake light switch. It takes much less re-engineering as all the components are in the same relative location.
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> On Jan 15, 2019, at 08:01, Joe Jaffoni <427390 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I had a nice call from Larry Finch last night and one thought we had
> was to simply plug the port where theA brown brake pressure
> differential switch is screwed in.A I'd also like to consider the
> solution that GoNancy and Chuck Engles are using by eliminating the
> shuttle valve altogether and using a micro switch on the brake pedal.A
> Would it be possible to send me pics of your "plumbing" and the switch
> you added? Much appreciated - Joe
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> From: Joe Jaffoni <427390 at gmail.com>
> Date: Mon, Jan 14, 2019 at 5:43 PM
> Subject: Brake Pressure Differential Valve
> To: <detomaso at server.detomasolist.com>
> I am getting close to the first post-resto drive and tried to bleed the
> brakes this weekend but brake fluid is leaking out (heavily) from the
> center of the port where the brown brake pressure differential switch
> is screwed in.A I previously had the valve rebuilt by Muscle Car
> Research in Virginia which sells the rebuild kit...
> From what Iave read, there should be no fluid at this "switch" port so
> the leak indicates that the internal o-rings are allowing brake fluid
> into that center port.A I donat want to try to rebuild it again.
> Does anyone know where to get another one? Preferably new? Wilkinson
> lists it (https://panterapartsusa.myshopify.com/products/01316A) but
> I tried Steve earlier and he is on vacation and I am trying to get the
> replacement so I can spend the three day weekend replacing it and
> cleaning up the brake fluid on the new carpet in the front trunk -
> 1. mailto:427390 at gmail.com
> 2. mailto:detomaso at server.detomasolist.com
> 3. https://panterapartsusa.myshopify.com/products/01316A
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