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Can't remeber the name of the part I just bought but it is what all the brake lines run to. It is leaking fluid and we want to change it but are having trouble getting the nuts off. My husband already stripped the oil pan plug and doesn't want to do the same to these. Any special way to remove them?

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The brake lines all go to a master cylinder. Usually located in front of the driver under the hood. No special tools are needed to remove it. just a wrench or socket if you can get one to the bolts holding it on.

YOu have to re-prime the piston when you buy a new master cylinder. When I replaced mine it came with instructions, just follow them to a "T", you dont want to get to a stop light and not be able to stop.

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