BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER

  • Tiny
  • dean7331
  • 1998 Chevrolet Truck
  • V8
  • 4WD
  • automatic
  • 206,000 miles

How do you replace the brake master cylinder on a 1998 chevy k1500 silverado?

Friday, March 4th, 2011 AT 3:03 AM

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  • Tiny
  • Wrenchtech
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Does it have a vacuum booster or a Hydroboost?

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Friday, March 4th, 2011 AT 3:22 AM
  • Tiny
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Not sure what do I look for

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Friday, March 4th, 2011 AT 3:24 AM
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  • Wrenchtech
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This isn't going to be a job for you. It requires some understanding of how the brake system works to get it working again after. You really need to just let a professional deal with it. Brakes are too important.

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Friday, March 4th, 2011 AT 10:58 AM
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I beleave it is a vacum boost there is a vacum line from the intake to the brake booster.

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Friday, March 4th, 2011 AT 1:34 PM
  • Tiny
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Here are the instructions

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Friday, March 4th, 2011 AT 9:10 PM

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