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I am having problems with the brakes on this. I cant seem to get a pedal. I have replaced the master cylinder and new lines front and rear. I replaced rear drums along with new pads. I have bled the living daylights out of it and still have no pedal. The rear wheel cylinders don't leak at all and i see no leaks in any lines. This system will not pressure up for some reason and seems to be by passing. any clues?

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    need to know witch line on the master cylinder goes to the left rear wheel

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Before you replaced the master cylinder did you bench bleed it? Not sure of your knowledge so I'll explain, whe you replace a master cylinder you need to fill it with brake fluid and push the plunger in and out to get the air out of it this should be done at least half a dozen times before you install it in the vehicle.

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