[Healeys] Clutch

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Wed Oct 6 06:53:13 MDT 2021

Simon et alHydraulics in vehicles, especially in the configuration of our Austin Healeys require repair and/or replacement periodically. The aluminum cylinders are compromised by accumulated moisture in the fluid, lack of use, worn rubber bits and a host of other stuff. For the folks who have owned their cars for 50-60 years, how many times have you worked on or had the hydraulics worked on? How many years have your car sat in the garage because the hydraulics are not functioning properly? This is a maintenance issue. Owned the Red Car for nearly 60 years and have resorted to having a rebuilt set of cylinders on the shelf should something not work correctly during an "exercise" run on the old girl. No offense meant ladies.When I commuted daily to school and work or drove across country in the 1960's hydraulics were not a major issue in the reliability category.  Probably a little different today with limited driving ...Perry 

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From: Simon Lachlan via Healeys <healeys at autox.team.net>
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Subject: [Healeys] Clutch

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