why is no fluid reaching rear brakes

Asked by Feb 01, 2016 at 09:23 AM about the 1986 Lincoln Town Car Signature

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have 1986 lincoln towncar recently discovered i have no rear brakes only front no fluid is reaching rear brakes.

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Collapsed brake hoses, brake distribution block plugged or tripped to front only, if so will need to be replaced.

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If your brakes are that bad I would do a full brake hydraulic system rebuild. Replace the master cylinder, brake hoses and rebuild the wheel cylinders and then bleed the whole thing out with new fluid.

Thank you for your replies mechanic has fixed problem for now but still gonna change booster that has small leak and all lines

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