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  1. Brake issue diagnosis

    Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)
    Ok, so I have searched high and low for something that is a fairly definitive in terms of being able to state whether the issue I am encountering is caused by a failed brake master or a failed brake booster. I have gambled on what I have been able to find out and figured it to be a master...
  2. How do I open the clutch master cylinder?

    Gearbox, Transaxle, Differential & Propshaft
    I got it all disconnected and ready to rebuild but I don't see a cir-clip on the end. Do I have to separate the spring and connecting arm off the body and it is actually inside?
  3. White Post Restorations

    Product/Vendor Reviews
    IRONBLOCK turned me on to White Post Restorations to have the clutch m/c rebuilt in my Montreal. They did an amazing job. First of all the unstuck the piston and then cleaned the m/c thoroughly. The put in a brass sleeve so the m/c piston will be very unlikely to be stuck again in the future...
  4. Montreal Clutch Master Cylinder

    Alfa Romeo Montreal
    All, Was looking for good information on rebuilding my clutch master. Been to BT's book/page and see that replacement ones are not easily obtained. Giorgio has them and they look good, trying to save $330+. My question is this...has anyone taken their clutch m/c apart? The main pushrod withing...
  5. GTV6 Brake Master Cylinder Rebuild Help

    Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)
    Hello everyone, I am in the process of rebuilding the brake master cylinder for my GTV6, but am having trouble actually getting the piston out. I removed the cir-clip, washer and seal, removed the reservoir and the little screw on top, but can't get the piston out. Behind the U-profile shaped...
  6. booster vs. master problem

    Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Wheels & Tires
    Hi All; I have a problem I would appreciate some help with. I recently lost the brakes on my 66 gt while driving. when tracking the problem, I noticed that the line from the reservoir to the master had a kink in it. I rectified the problem and for good measure took the master apart and...
  7. Master cylinder heat shield

    Giulietta & Giulia (1954-65)
    I am searching for the heat shield that goes between the header and the master cylinder, also protects some wires. This cover used to be made with Asbestos. I therefore would like to make a new one with some other heat resistant material glued or sandwiched. Does anyone have a pattern, or...
  8. Exploded view of brake master cylinder?

    Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)
    Hello, Just picked up my first Alfa, a 1986 Spider Veloce. First order of business is rebuilding the brake master cylinder. I got the kit from IAP, removed and disassembled the master cylinder, then my cat jumped up on the workbench and scattered everything. Of course, I had not taken a picture...
  9. Wanted Clutch Master

    Alfa Romeo Parts For Sale & Wanted
    Does anyone have a new or slightly used clutch master that they would be willing to sell? Thanks guys!