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Old 04-15-2019, 10:29 PM   #1
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Master Cylinder 1978 Revcon - help

Hi, my husband and I inherited a 1978 Revcon and we havenít been able to use it because we canít find anyone who can repair it 😐. The engine is good.. itís the brakes that arenít. Does anyone know if the chassis is a GMC? What master cylinder was used on the 1978ís (part number?). Hoping it will help the mechanic. Thanks in advance!
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I am pretty sure this will fit

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Hi, my husband and I inherited a 1978 Revcon and we havenít been able to use it because we canít find anyone who can repair it 😐. The engine is good.. itís the brakes that arenít. Does anyone know if the chassis is a GMC? What master cylinder was used on the 1978ís (part number?). Hoping it will help the mechanic. Thanks in advance!
I have a "72, so there are differences, but I eventually found all the brake parts I needed (hydraulics, booster, shoes/pads). A mix of Dodge and Ford, mostly.

For brakes, find a shop that knows American trucks and/or this era of motorhomes. Most parts will have part numbers that can be cross referenced. RevCon used readily accessible parts from American auto manufactures. Some are harder to find, but most can be. You just need to be a bit of a detective. You might also look for an "old school" mechanic who also knows how to use the internet.

Enjoy the hunt or you'll get frustrated.

All the best.
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