Brake System

Asked by Mar 23, 2008 at 09:58 AM about the 1987 Ford Thunderbird Turbo

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Well i was told that i have to replace the brake system in my car.  They say that the unit is called a Hydro Boost Power Unit i want to know iif this is correct or what the correct name for the unit is?  Please help thank you

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that is the name, it is also known as the booster. I normally replace the master cyl when I replace one of these units.

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look at the break line and see if there kinckes if they are you got to change them.

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