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Did you ever figure it out? I'm having the same problem. New Mc, new hydro boost, 2 calipers, new brake ...


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Old 11-18-2015, 02:29 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Did you ever figure it out? I'm having the same problem. New Mc, new hydro boost, 2 calipers, new brake lines front, new pads and rotors front, adjusted brake light switch and bled the entire system.


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Old 12-02-2015, 10:29 AM   #12 (permalink)
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I'm also interested... have the same problem.
Question: When you replaced the hydroboost, have you also replaced the spring between the hydroboost and the MC?
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Old 11-30-2016, 11:13 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Exclamation Wow, no final answer on the problem?
Unfortunately my GF's truck is going throgh the same problem...

So her brother who is going to school to be a mechanic and graduated replaced her front disc pads. (01 1/2 ton extended 5.2)

However she starts having braking problems. I find the reservoir empty, top it off and one of he bleed valve was either cross threaded or just completely coroded to the point that I couldn't loosen the valve.

So I will buy a new caliper and go from there, because she lives so far away I can't easily work on it especially being the winter in Alaska. Have to find a garage/shop. Anyone in Anchorage, Alaska able to help a guy & girl out? I would provide the tools, just need a shop.
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