Re: New Brake Hose dripping from caliper mounting bolt



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the
bolt
redoing
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what,
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bolt.
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Did you put on a new copper washer that came included with the calipers or did you keep the old ones? I usually keep the old ones. Never had a problem with leaking calipers.
-Bruce
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sometimes the washers are different sizes too.
just a thought.

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bolt
redoing
sure
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bolt.
in my

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I am getting back on as quickly as possible to tell you I "fixed" the problem. I had the bleed screw open, and each time I pumped up the brakes to test the hose, it was secretly leaking out the bleed screw, down the caliper, and then off the bolt hose, the bastard !
My bad....
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atleast you found it and now its fixed.

problem.
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Lecher9000 Spilled my beer when they jumped on the table and

Hmm.
Sounds like something I would do... <G>
Glad you got it sorted out.
NOI
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Bring the hose and caliper back to the parts store. One of them has a fault in it---likely a poorly casted caliper. Joe--ASE Certified Parts Specialist & 10th Ann.Club Tech Director '80 Carousel Red Turbo T/A, 26k orig. '79 "Y89" 400/4 speed 10th Ann. T/A, 57k orig '84 Olds 88 Royale Bgm 2 dr, 307 "Rocket" (lol), 141k and still going.... '80 T/A project car...
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