Re: [MBZ] No more sinking, maybe

2015-08-08 Thread WILTON via Mercedes
ATTABOY, maybe; 'hope it goes well. Wilton - Original Message - From: Meade Dillon via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Meade Dillon dillonm...@gmail.com Sent: Friday, August 07, 2015 4:33 PM Subject: [MBZ] No more sinking, maybe FTE master

Re: [MBZ] No more sinking, maybe

2015-08-08 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Thanks, last night we drove that car around town, brakes are 100% normal. I would love this '95 sedan to have the firm German feel that my 124 123 wagons have/had, but I'm not sure of the root cause. Who else can share the pedal feel for a 124 E300? How about other '95 124 cars? Maybe my car

Re: [MBZ] No more sinking, maybe

2015-08-08 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Sat, 08 Aug 2015 11:27:31 -0400 Max Dillon via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I would love this '95 sedan to have the firm German feel that my 124 123 wagons have/had, but I'm not sure of the root cause. Who else can share the pedal feel for a 124 E300? How about other '95 124

Re: [MBZ] No more sinking, maybe

2015-08-08 Thread Meade Dillon via Mercedes
I think you're right Dan, that'll be my next move. I noticed that the brake hoses on my '87 wagon are looking pretty ragged, might as well get an extra set for the '95 sedan and see how that works. Hmmm, if they are the same part number, perhaps I'll get one set of new hoses for the wagon, and

Re: [MBZ] No more sinking, maybe

2015-08-08 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
I think of it as the four wheel disk pedal feel, experienced it the first time I drove a Saab. I think any car with ZERO AIR (sometimes easier said than done) and 4 wheel disks should have it. Mitch. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] No more sinking, maybe

2015-08-07 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
On 07/08/2015 3:33 PM, Meade Dillon via Mercedes wrote: FTE master cylinder arrived last night about 8:30 p.m., I had half a day off so I installed it after lunch. Did not bench bleed it, just used the power bleeder and pushed fresh fluid out to all four wheels. Pedal feel is exactly like

Re: [MBZ] No more sinking, maybe

2015-08-07 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
FTE master cylinder arrived last night about 8:30 p.m., I had half a day off so I installed it after lunch. Did not bench bleed it, just used the power bleeder and pushed fresh fluid out to all four wheels. Pedal feel is exactly like before (mushy) but it has always been mushy on that car. I