Engine Fade when Braking

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Engine Fade when Braking

Post by Max2004 » Fri 18 Mar, 2016 10:21 am

Have recently had the injectors resealed etc and all is running really well except that I have noticed when I apply my foot brake the engine revs drop slightly and pick up is down a little. Sounds like a vacuum loss somewhere odes anyone have any ideas?

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Re: Engine Fade when Braking

Post by Bartman4800 » Fri 18 Mar, 2016 4:31 pm

a leak in the brake booster?
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