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No fluid to rear break drums. 94 s10 pick up

Took rear break lines loose and im not getting any fluid threw the lines

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I assume you have a full master cylinder.
Try taking one rear line off and pumping the brake with the cap on the master cylinder.
Pump it a few times all the way to the floor and see what happens.
If there is still nothing coming out, get a helper to put a wet finger tip over the open line and see if there is any vacuum (sucking in) while you are pumping the brake.
I didn't mention it, but I assume you already checked to see if there are any sharp bends or kinks in the lines going back.
You can always go to brake check for a brake flush.
They charge about 25-35 for this and they use a power bleeder that will force fluid thru the lines.
They then make all adjustments to the brakes.
Hope this helps.

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I'm confused, how did U bleed the rear brakes and there's no fluid to them? first of all U need to get fluid to the rear.

  1. Make sure there fluid in the brake reserve
  2. leave the cap off the reserve
  3. crack open the furthest bleeder valve till fluid come out (take it off if U have 2)
  4. if nothing still come out, then U have a clogged brake line
  5. blow back through the line from the brake side (slow till it bubbles back through the reserve
  6. then gravity bleed it, tighten up the the valve
  7. now U can bleed the brakes

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they just slide off, if it doesn't it is rusted to the axle face, use a large shot filled hammer and WD 40 and hit around the axle lugs until it breaks free, you may also need to back of the brake shoes using the adjuster at the bottom of backing plate, oval hole, u will need a "brake spoon tool" to do this.

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if its the first time there being taken off some times there are locks around the lugs that the company puts on to hold the drums in place while on the line there are two or three of them you must take them off first.

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you have a rear wheel brake cylinder gone, replace the cylinder

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sometimes the seal under the pitman arm that works the tierods gotta pull the pitman arm and replace the seal in sterring colum

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In the first place the front disc brakes do 70% of the work to stop the vehicle .
When you need to bleed your brakes you break into the system this lets fluid out air will get in every time so even a pin hole in the line or at a fitting will let air in slowly .The problem is air is compressible fluid is not so look for leaks at rear lines and fittings its vary common for rear lines to rust out and many inexpensive ways to repair them .
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