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1998 kia sportage

Hello i have a 1998 kia sportage and when you push the brake it goes to the floor after you pump the pedal it gets hardafter a minute it goes to the floor again and the brake light comes on do i need to replace the brake booster and master cylinder or can just replace one of them. i was always told it is best to replace them both at the same time. or can it be a different problem i bleed the brakes but did not help.

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  • mustangzrock Mar 11, 2009

    thank you i will try tomorrow and let you know how i make out. again thank you much.

  • mustangzrock Mar 12, 2009

    thank you very much you are the best.

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If you don't have any brake lines leaking, change the master cylinder, bench bleed the new one then bleed the blakes, starting with the right rear, left rear, right front, then left front. If the booster was gone, you would hear air leaking out of it when you pressed the pedal down.

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