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Re: Brake Failure!!!

Originally Posted by lancs dave View Post
With engine off, pump brake pedal a few times until hard then keep it pressed.
Start engine and see if the pedal drops a bit.
If it doesn't drop, give the engine a rev with foot still on brake.
Try this with clutch up and again with clutch down (if your car will allow)
report findings
Just done test.
brake was hard before starting. started engine and pedal droppped.

pumped brake again till hard (with engine running), rev'd the engine and the pedal dropped again.

same thing happened with clutch.

Hope this helps...
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