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1998 jeep cherechee 4x4 brakes r not working the pedle is so hard to push now the front brakes is all i have

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Most likely the power booster conncted to the master cylinder (on firewall under hood directly in front of you) is faulty or there is a vacum leak in the hose going to it.

Posted on Apr 30, 2010

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