Brakes

Asked by Sep 30, 2016 at 11:57 AM about the 2003 Chevrolet Malibu Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I replace brake calipers, rotors, and pads...
But now my brakes won't work all in the
front. I even bleed out the brake line... What
did I do wrong?

1 Answer

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Try turning on the key and then bleeding the brakes, sometimes an air bubble will get in the ABS unit and needs forced out.

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