Brake servo/master cylinder relocation behind dash

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B5234FT
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Fri Jul 21, 2017 10:44 am

Hi,

I'd prefer not to lose the servo, or to have it in the engine bay by the headlight. I've seen a lot of references to siting it behind the glovebox, but few pictures or detail.

Has anyone done this? What servo and master cylinder did you use and do you have any pics of the bracketry?

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Mon Jul 24, 2017 4:18 am

I have done such a swap.

Ergen motorsport put togethera kit that you can use with servo and all, isnt cheap but makes the whole process very simple.

I will try and dig up some pictures as photobucket has been an ass with hosting now
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Mon Jul 24, 2017 9:53 am

Thanks WYZEUP, much appreciated. I know, PB has managed to single handedly ruin the internet.

I've seen the Ergen kit, but it's a little rich for me and there are no details of what servo or master cylinder they have specified.

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Mon Jul 24, 2017 8:28 pm

Try this....is a couple of photos from while i was installing the booster.
https://photos.app.goo.gl/4IAOnOcNYhddG6X52

It is expensive for what it is, but for ease and piece of mind it works well. was sceptical at first because of the size of the booster, but which some good pads and the matched master cylinder i am quite happy with the braking capabilities.

Only annoying part was having to figure out where to put the reservoir.
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Mon Jul 24, 2017 10:38 pm

Speak to ross2009 he has a build thread with a Chevy v8 in an E30
He has his servo behind the glovebox and it works well. I know, I've been in it
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Tue Jul 25, 2017 8:43 am

What master cylinder and servo did you use in your car WYZEUP?
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Sun Jul 30, 2017 10:58 pm

I ordered the booster and master from Ergen as well....they matched the master cylinder size to the brakers that i have fitted.
you can fit an e30 booster and master to the bracket if you like, takes a little beating of the firewall to fit tho
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Fri Dec 07, 2018 1:29 pm

I have had the servo mounting bracket modified to rotate the servo 90 degrees. It now lives where the glove box used to.
Renault Clio servo
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Fri Dec 07, 2018 2:16 pm

WYZEUP wrote:
Mon Jul 24, 2017 4:18 am
photobucket has been an ass with hosting now
Sorry to butt in, our photo posting is really simple now guy`s, have a look at our guide and you can up-load from any device.

Welcome to the Zone as well mate :cool: :cool:

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Fri Dec 07, 2018 3:53 pm

Yeah I'm going the same way now with the clio servo, gets it done for now.
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