We bled the brakes but pedal is still going all the way to the floor and not stopping the car.

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Asked by Jun 27, 2015 at 07:17 AM about the 1993 Lincoln Mark VIII 2 Dr STD Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Did you have any brake work done before this happened ?

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The only thing I'm aware of is brake pads put on front brakes...we bled front brakes the other day and it acted better for a few days but now there's no stopping it...

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If you look at the brake fluid level in your master brake cylinder is the fluid low or empty since you bled the brakes ?

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If it is low or empty you have a leak some were if not most likely cause is the master cylinder.

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Who put the pads on? Have them recheck it- if no leaks, there must be air in the system- rebleed it starting at the back brakes with the longest brake line- next longest, then next-

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What is the correct order to bleed the brakes?

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Did you remove the brake line from the calipers when you did the brakes ? If so yes there could be air in the lines but if not there should be no air in the lines. You only get air when you remove parts from brake system.

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You do not need to to remove brake hose or open bleeder screw to replace brake pads.

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