Does a clutch slave cylinder leak drain the brake fluid?

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Asked by Feb 09, 2011 at 12:07 PM about the 1987 Nissan 300ZX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I see some evidence of a leaky slave Cylinder or hose on the trans.

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No, the clutch and brake systems are separate systems. If not, your clutch and brakes would both activate when you pushed either pedal.

Yes unless you have a separate res for you clutch. But most cars don't.

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