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Just replaced back brakes on 85 chevey s-10 blazer and back brake line on passenger side. now there is no back brakes or preassure and fluid is full what would cause this and how do i fix

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  • Bob Aug 19, 2010

    Hi
    I have a question.Did you have to refill one side of the master cylinder,or did it not need any fluid at all?
    Bob

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Cause is air in brake lines, correction is to bleed the rear brakes. Get a buddy to pump the pedal then open the bleeded scres on the rear wheels one at a time. Do this on each wheel 3 or 4 times and see if it gets better. Be sure to keep the brake fluid full, as you pump the pedal the fluid will go down.

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