BRAKE ISSUE

  • Tiny
  • isa2004
  • 2000 Geo Metro
  • 4 CYL
  • FWD
  • automatic
  • 134,000 miles

I've replaced the master cylinder, pads, rotors, on a 2000 Suzuki Swift. The brakes work when warmed up. But after sitting for a few hours, when you take off, you have to really press down hard to get them to stop. Check all vacuum lines and they work fine. Any ideas?

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Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 AT 1:45 PM

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  • Docfixit
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Run engine for 5mins then off wait 5 mins now pump brake pedal 5 times and hold down start engine does pedal go down?

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Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 AT 2:02 PM
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  • rasmataz
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Doc's suggestion will rule out the brake booster if its functioning correctly-

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Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 AT 6:16 PM

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