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    Quote Originally Posted by hutch_pt View Post
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    What do you mean by flare?
    Brake lines used what are called "inverted flare" fittings. Any burr or damage to either mating surface will leak, and in some cases allow air to be pulled back into the line. Check and clean all your connections, especially at the mc and prop valve. AND DO NOT USE TEFLON TAPE
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    Yup, dad did flare them, so we are good there.

    UPDATE: We were able to replace the flex hoses, and it did fix the problem in the front brakes, but the rears are still a little weak.

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