Brake Master Cylinder May Need Replacing at 125,000 Miles on Toyota Camry

Problem Description and Possible Solution

At 125,000-150,000 miles, the Brake Master Cylinder may need replacing. When replacing the master cylinder, it is critical to adjust the brake pedal to master cylinder pushrod clearance or the brakes can drag and overheat.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 152,400 (119,000–195,000)
5 model years affected: 1995, 1996, 1997, 2001, more2008
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at complete stop brake pedal starts to decine lost of presure have to pump it up
brake booster and master cylinder replaced.
replaced brake master cylinder
Brakes overheat and squishy petal
Loss of pressure when breaks are depressed. Have to pump breaks to stop