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Pontiac Vibe 2003. After a full stop of the car, there is a slow lowering of a pedal of a brake. At emergency braking the brake system works normally. Front pads and rotors are replaced, rear pads and drums are replaced. The main brake cylinder is replaced. Where is a problem? Thanks Sincerely yours Dmitriy

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  • Jeremy W.
    Jeremy W. Oct 05, 2010

    have you checked to see if the rear wheel cylinders are leaking?

  • Jeff Turcotte
    Jeff Turcotte Oct 05, 2010

    is there any fluid leaking at the wheels?

  • lipilin Oct 06, 2010

    No fluid leaking at the wheels and rear cylinders

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If there are no fluid leaks than I would bet you replaced the master cylinder with a re-manufactured unit instead of new. The re-manufactured ones are fine as long as you don't mind trying several of them to get one that works. If it is re-manufactured return it and get a new master cylinder.

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