Master cylinder???

Asked by Dec 23, 2015 at 11:43 AM about the 2006 Ford Escape XLT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I a stop light and my brake pedal went
straight to the floor... I get some pressure but it
dissipates really quick and there is fluid in the
master cylinder.. Help

2 Answers


Check to see that you didn't blow a break line, look for wet areas around the wheels, and break lines, Otherwise the master probably needs replacing.


Check the brake fluid level. If it is still full, it is likely the master cylinder if it is low, look for a leak.

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