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Refill resiveor, then start car and pump brake pedal 15 times then check for leaks, remove rear drums and check wheel cylinder also , if no leaks are found then remove master cylinder and check rear seal for leakage, note dont remove lines just unbolt and pull forward to look at rear of master, start there good luck hope this is helpful.

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As the brake pads/shoes wear. Fluid level will decrease in the master cylinder resovoir. If the master cylinder ran empty you will need to refill with appropriate brake fluid (should say DOT 3 on cap) and bleed air from the system.

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