how long for brake pedal to react better after replenishing brake fluid if it was to the floor.

Asked by Apr 08, 2017 at 03:23 PM about the 1996 Honda Accord LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

brake light was on; checked fluid & replenished it.  brake light now off!  how
long for brake pedal to respond?

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87,235

IF you lost the brake pedal because there was no fluid in the master cylinder, then there is a leak to be repaired. But also you would have pumped air down the line to the ABS control unit and the only way to bleed that out is at a shop who has the computer program to do this. May just want to take this to a shop for repair.

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try and bleed the system...cant hurt...

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