Tech Talk with Master Power Brakes

How Do Combination Valves Work?

Posted by Master Power Brakes Team on Feb 18, 2020 9:44:03 AM

A combination valve is a critical component to your vehicle’s braking system. It’s also an often-misunderstood part, so we’re going to clarify the function of combination valves in this article. We’ll dive into its function, components, types, and how to choose the right combination valve for your ride. 

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How Does a Master Cylinder Work?

Posted by Master Power Brakes Team on Feb 18, 2020 9:39:44 AM

The master cylinder is a critical component to your vehicle’s braking system. Understanding the role of the master cylinder can help you determine if you want to replace it and what to look for in a replacement. Let’s take a brief overview of a braking system, then get into detail about the role of the master cylinder. We’ll look at single and dual reservoir cylinders, bore size, and all the components of the master to help you make the best choice for your vehicle. 

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An Explanation of Single and Dual Diaphragm Boosters

Posted by Master Power Brakes Team on Feb 18, 2020 9:35:21 AM

We’re going to dive into the details of single versus dual diaphragm power boosters: what they are, size and performance specs, what function they play, how they enhance your ride, and how to decide which you need for your vehicle and why. 

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Are You Ready to Upgrade to a Power Brake Booster?

Posted by Master Power Brakes Team on Nov 18, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Power brakes are on absolutely everything these days, but it was not always that way. Many cars from the 70s and before only came with manual braking systems that left all the work to the driver.

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Topics: How To Series, Tips and Info, Brake Boosters

Steps to Properly Installing a Power Brake Booster

Posted by Master Power Brakes Team on Nov 15, 2019 5:30:00 PM

If you want your classic car to perform at its best, the manual brakes have got to go. By upgrading to a power braking system, you can maximize the vehicle’s stopping power while greatly improving your comfort. Although some might leave this job to the professionals, installation is a cinch when using quality parts. Follow the steps below to equip your vehicle with all the right components and start enjoying the benefits today.

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Topics: How To Series, Tips and Info, Brake Boosters

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