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Booster rebuild

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Printed Date: Dec/07/2019 at 6:41am


Topic: Booster rebuild
Posted By: SANCAPJJ
Subject: Booster rebuild
Date Posted: Mar/15/2019 at 12:05pm

Looking for recommended rebuilders for a 70 disc brake booster.   Anyone had good or bad experiences?  Thanks - JJ




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Posted By: SANCAPJJ
Date Posted: Mar/15/2019 at 12:15pm
I'm finding a lot of references to booster Dewey. - JJ


Posted By: Trader
Date Posted: Mar/15/2019 at 3:41pm
What ever you do, ask if "they" rebuild the unit or send it out. If they send it out you may loose it!
Best to take it to a rebuild shop yourself or send it with a receipt to the rebuild shop.
Mine was sent out and lost, they gave me a "replacement" - it worked, overly touchy brakes, little to no feather!
Thought it was the new master and replaced it, no better.
Ended up buying a rebuild at AMO last year and the brakes are night and day better.

I have taken boosters and masters to a local shop now. They are not the best but do stand behind their work and eventually I get originals back, rebuilt and working like new. 


Posted By: Someassemblyrqd
Date Posted: Mar/15/2019 at 9:21pm
Had mine rebuilt by Booster Dewy. No issues. Quick turn time. Good price.

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Greg E.



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