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Old 12-05-2006, 03:59 PM
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breaks not breaking

ok i just replaced my front breaks and i had to take the left caliper off but, i rebled them.The problem im having is they wont get hard i have to pump them atleast6-10 times to get them hard i hear a small squishing/whisling noise comming around from the master cylinder, any ideas?
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Old 12-05-2006, 04:24 PM
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Did you bleed them right?
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yea it kinda sounds like you didnt bleed them right. air is in the lines.
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Old 12-05-2006, 06:32 PM
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well my buddy was bleeding i was in the car it wasnt bad at first but them it got worse as i went ill rebleed them.Man it sucks havin handicap friends :]
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leak? air? my guess. bad master cyl piston
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Old 12-05-2006, 09:54 PM
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make sure u leave the hose in some brake fluid as someone presses the brake that way you dont take air in...make sure pads are broke in properly..
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Old 12-07-2006, 03:44 PM
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ok guys the breaks got better but this morning they were back to crap again last night they were fine.???????bad master cylinder?
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awhile ago i changed my front brake pads and while i was bleeding them the brake cyclinder stoped sending fluid to the front brakes very wierd but got a new one and everything is good.

maybe same thing for you
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