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On my 1995 Izusu Rodeo, i was driving and the brakes completely gave out and now i can't identify the problem of why i dont have any brakes, no pressure or anything when i pressed them? The rear anti-lock indicator was on, but i dont know if that has anything to do with the brakes giving out? Also i bled the lines already and it wasn't that any air had got into them, i dont think, and my front drained pretty much all fluid like suppose, but the rear was barely any drain? Do you think its the master cylinder, maybe the rear/anti-lock brake system or could it be something totally different all together?

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    Most definitely, mad appreciation for the instructions and knowledge. You guys have been a big help!

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The only two things that can cause this are the master cylinder and a loss of fluid in the system, i suspect u have a defective master cylinder.

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    yadayada Jul 08, 2010

    here is how to replace a master cylinder, remember it must be bench bleed before installeing, the mnew master will come with the kit to do this and full instructions on installing it. Here are the general instructions to replace the master cylinder






    1. Step 1
      Locate the brake fluid reservoir and remove any break fluid with a suction device. The break fluid reservoir is next to the fluid lines and the master cylinder.


    2. Step 2
      Remove the electronic fluid level sensor just below the fluid reservoir by disconnecting and releasing the safety clip.


    3. Step 3
      Disconnect all break fluid lines from the master cylinder. Loosen in a counter clockwise motion with a line wrench. Some break fluid will leak out when the lines come off.


    4. Step 4
      Use a socket wrench to loosen the master cylinder mounting bolts. When both bolts come off remove the master cylinder from the car.


    5. Step 5
      Place the new master cylinder in position and tighten the mounting bolts.


    6. Step 6
      Reconnect the brake fluid lines and the electronic fluid level sensor.


    7. Step 7
      Refill the brake fluid reservoir and bleed the brakes until all air is out of the brake line.



  • yadayada
    yadayada Jul 08, 2010

    read the info i got from an Izuzu owners club about this problem in a Rodeo.



    take the cover off the steering column by removing 4 screws to gain access to the park lock out solenoid. (I had to remove the dash by removing 2 screws behind the Hood release and yanking the cover off. This is how i gained access to the two forward most bolts on the steering column cover.) From hear I can see the shift interlock on the top right of the sterring column.
    Its a simple fix - you just need to put your right hand underneath the dash, under the ignition switch with the stuck key, and feel around for the stiff transmission-shift-lock cable, and just giggle it about a bit. Try all directions, don't be aggressive with it; and eventually you will be able to turn the key to the LOCK position.

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    yadayada Jul 08, 2010

    oops sorry wrong rodeo, ignore thepost above this one, they are for another customer with a shift lock problem.

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