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Power Brake Booster 1998 Chevy K-1500

How do you change the power brake booster?? The bolts inside the cab on the firewall are easy enough to figure out as is detaching the master cylinder, but how do disconnect the "plunger" or whatever the part is called that's connected to the brake pedal??

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  • Anonymous Jan 13, 2009

    how do you remove the locking clip on the brake pedal and stoplight switch without destroying it.

  • Anonymous Feb 23, 2009

    I don't know how to disconnet the part that goes to the brake pedal?

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There is a lock clip use a small straight screwdriver pull out the center and slide off the clip

Posted on Oct 01, 2008

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