1995 Chevy Van Brake System

Tiny
JIMMIEZ
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  • 1995 CHEVROLET VAN
  • V8
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 85,500 MILES
Just purchased this van. Maintenance records indicate master cylinder has been replaced TWICE. Couldn't find specific thread regarding this so I'm asking new question. Also, when in traffic and slightly release brake pedal, rear brakes "groan" as they are releasing. Any thoughts. System improperly bled? Need larger master cylinder bore? Rear brake release springs weak? Appreciate a reply.
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Monday, August 31st, 2009 AT 9:06 AM

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Tiny
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Try adjusting the rear brakes and bleed the system
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Monday, August 31st, 2009 AT 5:35 PM
Tiny
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Thanks Rasmataz. Thought I'd open up the rear brakes for a peek and found a missing return spring on right rear. Replaced spring and "groan" noise eliminated. Thqanks for your help.
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Saturday, September 5th, 2009 AT 11:38 PM

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