I have some brake pressure on my 77 land cruiser but not brakes. I can bleed the brakes but nothing happens when I apply the peddle pressure.

Asked by Mar 24, 2012 at 12:18 PM about the 1977 Toyota Land Cruiser

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

What would cause this to occur.  I replaced the front disk brakes and the pads are good in the back.

2 Answers

1,955

Definitely try bleeding all the air out of the lines first, but if that doesn't work, you may need a new master cylinder, brake booster, or both. If you pump the pedal do you eventually start to get a little bit of response from the brakes, or is it still nothing at all, even when you pump the pedal?

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
35

I have replaced the brake booster, master cylinder, and most of the brake lines. I have bled the master cylinder and all four wheels numberous time. I get good brake pedal when the engine is off but when I start the engine the brakes get extrememly soft. The brakes work but not until the pedal gets all the way to the floor. The back brake cylinders have been replace and the front calipers and pads. The back pads are over half way and still good.

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Toyota Land Cruiser Questions

Toyota Land Cruiser Experts

#1 Michael Crews
Michael Crews
Reputation 1,080
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 110
#3 jamnblues
jamnblues
Reputation 80
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Land Rover Range Rover
101 Great Deals out of 4,865 listings starting at $5,000
Used Ford F-150
2,702 Great Deals out of 211,804 listings starting at $1,000

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Toyota Land Cruiser For Sale
548 listings starting at $77,141
2016 Toyota Land Cruiser For Sale
237 listings starting at $65,995
2015 Toyota Land Cruiser For Sale
36 listings starting at $51,999
2014 Toyota Land Cruiser For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 29 listings starting at $46,599
2013 Toyota Land Cruiser For Sale
42 listings starting at $37,975