Type Three Tuning Page -- Braking system
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Moore explains how to install the center brake line.
> Is the master cylinder on a 72-73 T3 bigger than the master cylinder on my 67
No, all of them, even the simplex MCs, are 19mm.
> I'm thinking about using som 72/73 calipers which are bigger than the 66-71
calipers. Do I have to change the master cylinder?
No, your old MC will be fine. The late calipers are larger, but their bores are
all the same, 42mm. Be careful, though, ATe used the same caliper casting for
many OE applications, so you can find these with several different bores, but
only the 42mm bore was for type 3s. The same caution applies to the early,
Jim Adney, email@example.com
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Jim Adney's FAQ on
silicone brake fluid.