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I installed a new master cylinder and booster on my 76 B100 Dodge Van and the brake pedal goes to the floor and does not come up on its own. After I pull it up manually, it stays up but when I push it down again, it stays down. Where should I start to get to the bottom of this problem? Thank you

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  • coool8ball Aug 24, 2008

    It's not a matter of bleeding the brakes, I know how to do that, there is some other prob. & was just wanting to get some inside tips if someone knew of any certain probs that the vechicle might have a similar history of. Thank you very much for the bleeding of brakes instructions. Appreciate that,,,,Anyone else got any Ideas??

  • Mike Phillips Sep 20, 2008

    93 dakota sport, v6. I have great pressure when engine is off. when i start the truck I have 0 straight to the floor. What I have replaced so far, booster, master cylinder, all steel brake lines. I have bleed the system several times. only thing i havent replaced is the abs pump assembly. mainly b/c it's more $ than the truck is worth.

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    GSPATTON9 May 11, 2010

    YOU SAY ITS "NOT" A BLEEDING PROBLEM BUT THE PEDAL GOES TO THE FLOOR? ITS NOT POSSIBLE TO HAVE ALL THE AIR OUT OF THE SYSTEM AND THEN HAVE THE PEDAL GO TO THE FLOOR. BLEEDING BRAKES IS NOT ALWAYS AN EASY JOB. LEARN HOW TO DO THE BLEEDING CORRECTLY THIS WOULD BE YOUR ONLY CHOICE. REGARDS, DB

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Hi you need to bleed this sistem realy good ,if you dont have the lines to bleed it ,you can have some one to assist you by pumping the brake and holding it down while you losen the lines and tigten them again ,continue doing this until the pedal returns by itself.

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