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Soft brake pedal after replacing the front disk brakes and the master cylinder on a 2001 Saturn L300

Installed new front disk pads, rotors are OK, replaced the Master Cylinder as it was leaking. Bled the brake lines 3 times. I have a very soft / mushy brake pedal after doing this work.

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SOURCE: brake pedal goes to floor on first depression; then pumps up fine

Try this,apply the emergency before stepping on the brake.
If this helps the pedal,the rear brakes are out of adjustment.

Posted on Jul 01, 2010

SOURCE: Brake pedal goes nearly to

I would go with not bled correctly

The booster should hold up with a hard pedal until
you start the engine, then vacuum causes it to move
down when pressing on the brake

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