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I have a 2000 silverado and my brake pedal keeps getting lowerr and lower to stop , it's almost all the way in to stop , I have to push hard , I recently got new break pads and rotors .

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  • duarte_camil Mar 04, 2009

    i have full fluid in tank , the job was done 2 weeks ago . i have to almost floor the pedal to get a response from the calipers

  • duarte_camil Mar 04, 2009

    no i thought doing the job would fix the problem but did not

  • duarte_camil Mar 04, 2009

    im hoping my friend bleed it right , since he was the the one who did it , he is a brakes mechanic at a dealer ship . do you think it is a bleeding problem ? or anything else ?

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler May 11, 2010

    It hasn't been that way since day 1 of the brake job has it?

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler May 11, 2010

    Check your fluid level, how's it look? How long ago was this brake job?

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I'd be getting hold of the shop that did it, and my guess is they'll get you in a.s.a.p. to see what went wrong, and let them know your nervous about driving it there. See what they say.

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  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler Mar 04, 2009

    So it was like that before the brake job? Has it been bled properly and shoes adjuted properly?

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