BRAKE SYSTEM

  • Tiny
  • moneysam
  • 1995 Lexus ES 300
  • 234 miles

My brake light is on it seems like I have a real slow brake leak
My brakes are quiet n does what their suppose to do whats the best way to check for leaks

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Friday, August 10th, 2012 AT 11:48 AM

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  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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Look for wet areas around all brake components. Check the lines all around the car.

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Friday, August 10th, 2012 AT 11:55 AM
  • Tiny
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Thanks

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Friday, August 10th, 2012 AT 12:01 PM
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  • KHLow2008
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Are you refering to the brake fluid low indicator or the lights at taillamp?

Most common leakages would be from the master cylinder, calipers and slave cylinders (if equipped). Hoses would leak at a much faster rate.

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Friday, August 10th, 2012 AT 2:49 PM
  • Tiny
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The brake warning light on dash

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Friday, August 10th, 2012 AT 2:57 PM
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  • mhpautos
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May be low pad indication, check pads for wear.

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Saturday, August 11th, 2012 AT 12:56 AM
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Ok

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Saturday, August 11th, 2012 AT 2:22 AM

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