Posts Tagged ‘Slave Cylinder’

Carrera S Blog: A Chronological Account of My Ownership

August 25, 2018  Time for an Oil Change Approximately six months have passed since the oil was changed when the IMS Solution was installed, so it is time for another oil change. Jack Raby, owner of Flat Six Innovations http://www.flat6innovations.com, recommends that the oil be changed and inspected every six months or 5,000 miles. The inspection […]


Gearbox, Clutch and Propshaft

Clutch and Gearbox Clutch Master Cylinder I will replace the master and reservoir seen here with a new unit. Since the clutch master and the brake master share the same housing and pedal box, information about those components is addressed under the brake servo and hydraulics post at this link: http://valvechatter.us/?cat=615 Bracket for Flexible Clutch Hose […]


Clutch/Gearbox

Toyota W57 5 Speed Gearbox

The Original Driveline System The system consists of the clutch, gearbox, overdrive, and propshaft. The original driveline system included the following: Clutch: 10” Borg and Beck hydraulic Gearbox: “side-shift” 4 speed Overdrive: Laycock de Normanville electric Propshaft: Hardy Spicer universal joints Flywheel: 28 lb. Driveline Modifications Toyota 5 Speed Conversion Although I always enjoyed the […]


Entry 28 – Engine Mounts, Brake Servo, Master Cylinder, Slave Cylinder

Servo Slave Cylinder

Engine Mounts Today I removed some of the final items in the engine bay before having the area soda blasted. First I removed the two “biscuit” rubber engine mounts. Brake Lines I then started removing brake lines in the engine bay to ultimately remove the brake servo. First was to remove the short curved pipe […]