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38bill 06-17-2019 09:37 AM

Re: sleeved wheel cylinders
 

Speedway lists them as: " All new castings with corrosion resistant SS sleeves.....".

flatrod 06-17-2019 10:01 AM

Re: sleeved wheel cylinders
 

[QUOTE=Frank Miller;1768423 If it was a loose fit then you certainly would have fluid leaking behind the sleeve. I thought of machining a groove with a lock ring to prevent this but a properly pressed in sleeve should not have this problem. At least I would not think it would.[/QUOTE]

Both sides showed signs of leakage on the small side of the wheel cyl. Its the large side that blew out on the left side of the car. I too thought about adding some kind of locking ring, but think best to just go with cyl that are not sleeved.

john in illinois 06-17-2019 11:29 AM

Re: sleeved wheel cylinders
 

Barnfind08 on this forum has NOS cylinders.


John

Tony, NY 06-17-2019 12:50 PM

Re: sleeved wheel cylinders
 

If you want to try and save them, there are retaining compounds made by Loctite that work on interference and slip fits.
https://www.henkel-adhesives.com/us/...compounds.html


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