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Just got a 72 GT--drives well but starting to pull to left when using brakes. Any advice where to start? Have to admit I am a female :rolleyes: so speak in plain English as I learn about what you all advise. Thanks,
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First and foremost replace the rubber brake lines, they are notorious to get swelled inside and cause alot of grief. On my 72 I found that 2 were bad and it would stop but not well. OGTS sells them and there is also an option of stainless braided ones from Paragon.
 

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My gt pulled to the left and I ended up having 3 collapsed rubber lines and one seized caliper.
 

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Mine also pulled to the left. It was a series of things...bad right wheel cylinder, bad right caliper and finally....had to rebuild the MC. Now it is just fine.

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if it pulls to the left when you brake then look to the right front caliper not doing its job ,(when it pulls its because only 1 side works and that wheel does all the work so it turns in to it )
bleeding it might fix it for now but it is better to take the pads out and work the pistons in and out a few times to clean the pistons + you can see if it the pistons are all cruddy and need new ones
to get the pads out use a hammer and punch to drift the 2 holding pins from the top of the caliper then use a big flat blade screwdriver to push the pads back into the caliper and lift the pads out ,take care not to damage the friction lining when you push them back
 

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Tie rods . . .

You might also want to check your steering's outer tie rods . . .
 
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