RESTORING CAR NO BRAKE PEDAL,

Asked by Aug 22, 2007 at 11:27 PM about the 1972 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I REPLACED PADS AND CALIPERS ALONG WITH MASTER CYLINDER, THEN PRESSURIZED MC TO FORCE FLUID THRU BUT STILL CAN'T GET A PEDAL. COULD IT BE THE PROPORTIONING VALVE OR BOOSTER. I NEVER STARTED IT UP TO CHECK BOOSTER BUT I THINK I SHOULD STILL BE ABLE TO GET A PEDAL.    IM STUMPED    MOOCH

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Hi MOOCH52, You may still have a failure within the breaking system. I would start the car and apply the breaks a few times to try to test the master cylinder and booster. I would also bleed the breaks again until you're sure there is no air in the system. Make sure you're using the right break fluid per your vehicle specification. Hope this helps!

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