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Old 03-17-2010, 10:10 PM
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Brake fluid leaking - Pedal issues

The pressure on the brake pedal changed to a very short stroke - no spongy feeling when pushed all the way down. I checked the master cylinder - there was no visible leak near cylinder or on the ground - the level of the front and rear cylinder alternate losing fluid. After I refill the brake pedal feels normal for some time. Any suggestions ? thanks
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Check the rear wheel cylinders. You have a leak somewhere.

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Old 03-18-2010, 07:44 AM   #3
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Must have been rear wheel cylinder blow out day! I have the same problem! How hard is it to change the cylinders out?
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