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Hi, I would like some good advice from some of the experts on here, concerning the above. I have bought a secondhand brake motor and the outer copper tube is completely severed all round. I have been told this could be dangerous because of dirt ingress, cable sticking etc. it has developed a sharp bend and slight parting of the wire. The person I bought it from said its fine and will not interfere with its operation. Any opinions would be a big help as my knowledge of cars is very limited. Please see attached photos. Thanks to anyone who has the time to reply as I am a bit nervous to have it fitted as 1 friend/ mechanic has refused to fit it. Regards, Rob

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When some one selling some thing says that it is all right and not to worry then I immediately worry and ask myself if it is so good why is it being sold. If your mechanic friend refuses to fit it then that is a second good reason not to fit it as he has your health at heart. Get your money back or right it off to experience and junk it.

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  • Bill Boyd Nov 24, 2014

    your mechanic would have told you what could go wrong when he told you why he would not fit it. What you are after is reasons to convince yourself that you were not conned.

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