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Brakes Straight To The Floor...

Recently i noticed that i didnt have any brake fluid...so i filled up...and bled the brakes...but the brakes are still going straight to the floor when i try. Ive heard rumors of it might be problems with the master cylinder...what should i do? any suggestions?

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Hi

Yes, classic symptoms of Brake Master Cylinder Seals problem.

Expect you will find the sevo filled with the missing brake fluid, that has leaked past the seals.

Recommend a new brake master cylinder, not a seal kit !

Hope I have been of help.

Good Luck !

John.

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See where the fluid is going there should be a puddle some where,
could be a brake line or hose
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When you filled the master and bled the brakes did the pedal hold our did it slowly go to the floor if it did there is a leak check the back of the master also check the brake rod under the dash , remove all off the wheels and check for leakage do not drive the vech until you done this saftey issuse good luck kdc744

Posted on Jan 19, 2009

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