Have any of you experienced distinct differences in brake feel with different brands of brake shoe?
A couple of months back I replaced the front Raybestos shoes with new Centric 'heavy duty' riveted shoes, but the braking has felt horrible since. I thought they might just need time to bed in but I've put plenty of miles on them now and they still feel the same. They just grab too much....so it's hard to come to a smooth stop....as you try and lighten your foot on the brake they…Continue
Last week my driver's side power window rolled up fine after I pulled into my drive, but then refused to roll down again later in the day. Nothing at all when I pushed the switch....no motor sound, just dead. I was about to pull the door panel off the next day to check the connections but tried it first and it worked fine. So, I sprayed some contact cleaner down into the switch and left it at that.
Then yesterday it refused to wind down once more and today, (as before) it's suddenly…Continue
I'm trying to decide between the Kanter 'Super' front end kit or buying the same parts separately from Rock Auto. Because I already have the upper and lower control arm bushings and upper ball joints the cost works out about the same......unless Kanter would agree to exclude those parts and lower the price accordingly.
But does anyone know where Kanter source their kit parts from and what the quality is like? The equivalents that I selected from Rock Auto were almost all by Moog,…Continue
Hi all, the wipers on my 64 Fleetwood are still working fine but the washers stopped working today. I'm assuming the washer mechanism is quite simple - a mechanical pump that works off the wiper motor....so was hoping it might be an easy fix, rather than having to buy more parts. Any ideas?