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How do I replace the brake power booster on a 1981 corvette

Just got corvette and it needs the booster replaced

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  • trbotom Nov 12, 2008

    mine is a stick shift and the clutch pedal is in the way. we have the steering colum, dash, and instrument panel out but we cannot even touch the upper left nut on the booster. any suggestions?

  • jcderwood Apr 23, 2009

    just getting to the upper mounting nuts to disconnect is my problem

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You will have to remove the master cyl no need to dissconnect the lines and dissconnect the vacuume line and from inside the car under the dash dissconnect the brake pedal from the shaft running to the booster. and remove the 4 mounting bolts that hold the booster to the firewall and pull foward in the engine compartment.
as long as you dont dissconect the brake lines you wont need to bleed the brakes.
good luck
paul

Posted on Sep 28, 2008

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