I recently replaced the front disc brake calipers and pads because one of the pistons got stuck. However, I have bled the system about 5 or six times and cannot get any pressure. The ABS motor has also started running all the time. Thought it might be the master cylinder?
brake pressure not building on 2000 Dodge Ram 2500
by kenevans2 in Austin, TX on February 13, 2011
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ANSWER by EXPERTEC on February 13, 2011
You most likely have a bad master cylinder.
COMMENT by Visitor on February 19, 2011
Replaced the master cylinder and still no pressure... I think maybe I'm not bleeding the brakes well enough. Even if there is a problem with the ABS or the booster, I would think that I should still be able to build hydrolic pressure.
The breaks just go to the floor, i tried bleeding them and it will not build any pressure.