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Identifying rear slave cylinder

Posted: Wed May 18, 2011 8:13 am
by Tim036
i need to and need confirmation as to how many bolts hold it on. My suppliers only have the sort with two bolts holding it on.

The one I've seen have 4 bolts.

So any thoughts anyone ?

Good supplier is also of interest !

:beg:

tim

Re: Identifying rear slave cylinder

Posted: Wed May 18, 2011 10:22 am
by Alan
Tim,

OE is four bolts

Quite a few peeps have resorted to the two bolt version.

The bolts holding it in place are far less important than the cylinder bores. These must be the same or a serious braking imbalance will result.

Rear cylinder bore is 7/8 of an inch.
Front cylinder bore is 1 and 1/8 of an inch.

Re: Identifying rear slave cylinder

Posted: Wed May 18, 2011 10:25 am
by Tim036
Alan wrote:Tim,

OE is four bolts

Quite a few peeps have resorted to the two bolt version.

The bolts holding it in place are far less important than the cylinder bores. These must be the same or a serious braking imbalance will result.

Rear cylinder bore is 7/8 of an inch.
Front cylinder bore is 1 and 1/8 of an inch.
With just 2 bolts does it align ok ?

:wave:

Tim

Re: Identifying rear slave cylinder

Posted: Wed May 18, 2011 1:07 pm
by Mahoudi
Hey Tim,
i am from Germany and in search of all four wheel brake cylinders for my Mahindra CJ340, construction year 1990. Would you please give me more information about the cylinders your supplier offers to you? Do you have a name or number of the manufacturer? How much they cost?

Thanxx
Mike

Re: Identifying rear slave cylinder

Posted: Wed May 18, 2011 2:11 pm
by cheiftain
Series Land rover will fit just a small mod to the brake plate, for the holes and a bit of fileing for the body, but very easy to do and a hell of a lot cheaper than OE, if you can even find a supplier for OE.

Seen them on Ebay, but Series bits are available from most Factors.
I think it was Chris or one of our other members that has done the convertion recently.

Re: Identifying rear slave cylinder

Posted: Tue May 24, 2011 3:16 pm
by Tim036
At last I found a LanRover Series expert !

Series 1 86 inch and 88 inch used 1 inch on the Rear and 1 1/4 inch on the Front and embossed on the underside of the slave cylinder was a '1' for the rears and '1 1/4' on the front !

This ran for the short wheel base Series 2 also 2A. And Series 3 upto 1980.....

Is this the mythical Unicorn like slave cylinders that can be made to fit onto our beloved Mahindrii Brave, Cheif and Stockmen ???

:beg: :beg: :beg: :beg:

Tim

Re: Identifying rear slave cylinder

Posted: Fri May 27, 2011 11:17 am
by Tim036
Tim036 wrote:At last I found a LanRover Series expert !

Series 1 86 inch and 88 inch used 1 inch on the Rear and 1 1/4 inch on the Front and embossed on the underside of the slave cylinder was a '1' for the rears and '1 1/4' on the front !

This ran for the short wheel base Series 2 also 2A. And Series 3 upto 1980.....

Is this the mythical Unicorn like slave cylinders that can be made to fit onto our beloved Mahindrii Brave, Cheif and Stockmen ???

:beg: :beg: :beg: :beg:

Tim
After protracted negotiations Paddocks of http://www.paddockspares.com shipped me one of these two part numbers

Made by Lockheed 'Delphi' series

243302D

243303D

I've no idea if they are correct or not, I suspect 243302D is.

This email/thread may help others in the distant future.

As soon as I have further information positive or negative, I'll update here.

:)

Tim

Re: Identifying rear slave cylinder

Posted: Tue May 31, 2011 7:40 pm
by Tim036
Tim036 wrote:
Tim036 wrote:At last I found a LanRover Series expert !

Series 1 86 inch and 88 inch used 1 inch on the Rear and 1 1/4 inch on the Front and embossed on the underside of the slave cylinder was a '1' for the rears and '1 1/4' on the front !

This ran for the short wheel base Series 2 also 2A. And Series 3 upto 1980.....

Is this the mythical Unicorn like slave cylinders that can be made to fit onto our beloved Mahindrii Brave, Cheif and Stockmen ???

:beg: :beg: :beg: :beg:

Tim
After protracted negotiations Paddocks of http://www.paddockspares.com shipped me one of these two part numbers

Made by Lockheed 'Delphi' series

243302D

243303D

I've no idea if they are correct or not, I suspect 243302D is.

This email/thread may help others in the distant future.

As soon as I have further information positive or negative, I'll update here.

:)

Tim

Not sure if the circular bit will go in the hole OK. It about 1/8th inch not centred on the axis of the Cylinder.

Anyone know of a source for rubbers for the cylinder that came off it. Might try refurbishing it.

Its part number is TVS Girling 1678 or 1670 or 1679 IR the last digit is tricky to figure out.

:beg: :beg: :beg:

Tim

Re: Identifying rear slave cylinder

Posted: Tue May 31, 2011 10:45 pm
by Knelly
Tim, Vintage truck parts on ebay 7/8th cup seals. I got two packs if you have no luck, I can pop em in the post.

Mark.

Re: Identifying rear slave cylinder

Posted: Sun Jul 17, 2011 8:09 pm
by TomIOW
Any luck with the cylinders Tim?