1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Desparately need HELP, rear brake woes....

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by SpKM3, Mar 17, 2012.

  1. SpKM3

    SpKM3 New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2007
    Messages:
    14
    Likes Received:
    0
    Hi All,

    Noobie here.

    Just in the process of changing a new rear caliper, however, I have a leak where the hose line attaches to the caliper. I have tightened it as much as I can and rounded the freacking nut in the process. However it is still leaking, does anyone have any suggestions how I can stop the leak?

    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. jay1601

    jay1601 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2010
    Messages:
    1,273
    Likes Received:
    35
    cross threaded ?

    could try ptfe tape not sure how it would react with brake fluid
     

Share This Page