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Brakes We have a problem with our 1984 240 GL Volvo. The brake pedal went to the floor while driving, after pumping it the pedal came back. I took it to the shop and they said I needed a master cylinder. They put a new master cylinder in and when I drove it away from the shop the brakes began making a horrible noise and felt like they were dragging badly, something clearly was not right, I took it back to the shop and they pulled the front wheels off and told me I needed brake pads but they could not do them that day. So I drove home. We put on pads, calipers, rotors, and all new brake lines. We bled the entire system but we have no pedal at all, it goes all the way to the floor. What could the problem be?

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There is a sertain way to bleed some lr/rf/rr/rf check autozone for repair book it gives way for diff.systems but you got air or master cylnder ailed when went to floor may have to bench bleed also

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HAS THE LARGE VACUUM LINE TO THE MASTER CYLINDER COLLAPSED, I.E. FLATTENED?

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