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Old 10-11-2008, 04:08 PM
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Lincoln makes sense... big and heavy...

I have the June 1958 Hotrod article on line that reviewed
the TBird. There are no braking specs at all. There is a discussion of brakes in the article: "In fact the brakes proved above average under moderate or severe usage "
They also mentioned having to "true" the brakes at the start of the test which I think is what people call "radiusing" them.

If these guys found no reason to complain then I doubt Ford saw any motivation to upgrade them.
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