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Old 02-02-2013, 07:20 AM   #1
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Stiff brakes

Brand new to MH so I don't have anything to compare this. The brakes on our Tiffin Allegro 36la seem exceptionally stiff or hard peddle pressure needed to stop or even hold at a stop light. It's not like it is dangerous or anything, just seems hard

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Old 02-02-2013, 07:44 AM   #2
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I would have it checked - sounds as though the power assist may be weak.

But it will be stiffer than the family car, if that is what you are comparing to.

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Old 02-02-2013, 07:48 AM   #3
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Here's a previous thread on the same subject.
Need to apply a lot of pressure to brake pedal in 2011 Open Road


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Old 02-02-2013, 07:52 AM   #4
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I had the same issue and I did replace the booster, helped but still not great. Then I noticed oil on an inside dual...diff lube. Had a blown seal which got the brakes wet (drums in my case). New seals, shoes etc. and we're stopping MUCH better now with much reduced peddle pressure.
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