Brakes broke

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Brakes broke

Postby jjstasen » Wed Dec 14, 2011 8:16 pm

My brake pedal hit the floor on my way home from work. Plenty of fluid, whatcha think master cylinder any help is greatly appreciated
99 XJ classic, 3 link front, 4 link rear, 35''s SOLD
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Re: Brakes broke

Postby Jmac » Wed Dec 14, 2011 8:55 pm

Any fluid loss anywhere? Wheels, mc, lines?
Make sure you didn't push a pistion to far because of low pads.
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Re: Brakes broke

Postby Jmac » Wed Dec 14, 2011 8:56 pm

Also check the mechanical part of the pedal
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Re: Re: Brakes broke

Postby jjstasen » Wed Dec 14, 2011 10:07 pm

No fluid loss, pads are fairly new what is the mechanical part of the pedal?
99 XJ classic, 3 link front, 4 link rear, 35''s SOLD
99 XJ sport, 3" lift, 31's SOLD
AKA Nut Gobbler
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Re: Brakes broke

Postby Jmac » Thu Dec 15, 2011 7:57 am

The pedal linkage. Make sure nothing is bent or broken. Also check the bleeder valves at each wheel. If it all checks out bleed the whole system again.
custom tube buggy, 39" stickies, full hydro,60's front and rear, king coilovers front, radflow air shox rear, 4.3L, th350

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Re: Brakes broke

Postby jjstasen » Thu Dec 15, 2011 8:51 am

Thanks for the help bud ill check it out this weekend
99 XJ classic, 3 link front, 4 link rear, 35''s SOLD
99 XJ sport, 3" lift, 31's SOLD
AKA Nut Gobbler
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Re: Brakes broke

Postby jjstasen » Thu Dec 15, 2011 10:46 am

I found the source the rear passenger side brake line is leaking I'm not sure how to fix it any one want to lend me a hand
99 XJ classic, 3 link front, 4 link rear, 35''s SOLD
99 XJ sport, 3" lift, 31's SOLD
AKA Nut Gobbler
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Re: Brakes broke

Postby jjstasen » Thu Dec 15, 2011 10:48 am

Ill post a picture in a few
99 XJ classic, 3 link front, 4 link rear, 35''s SOLD
99 XJ sport, 3" lift, 31's SOLD
AKA Nut Gobbler
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Re: Brakes broke

Postby Jmac » Thu Dec 15, 2011 10:50 am

I would but headed to Disney first thing in the morning
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Re: Brakes broke

Postby jjstasen » Thu Dec 15, 2011 10:52 am

I can come over tonite call me
99 XJ classic, 3 link front, 4 link rear, 35''s SOLD
99 XJ sport, 3" lift, 31's SOLD
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