1992 Buick Park Avenue Q&A
1992 Buick Park Avenue Question: brakes
A brake pedal that is real "hard" to push or requires excess brake pedal effort to slow down the car is usually a sign of a failed brake booster. Shaking as the car stops may be a booster problem if the booster is causing a vacuum leak in the engine or if the shake is from the brake system itself the brake rotors may be "out of true" and need to be turned or replaced. It could also be related to the rear brakes or worn suspension components. At any rate the brakes in your car are not working at there top efficiency and sound like they may even be dangerous and need to be looked at by a professional. - patrick mannion
sound like u needs to replace your power booster. - Visitor
Due to many miles on the car, my power brakes are failing. The pedal fades with foot on brake and car rolls until I apply more pressure. Ho...
The ABS brake pressure modulator valve can fail internally causing the ABS light to illumi...
If the ABS light on the instrument panel illuminates, our technicians recommend checking the brake lamps first. It could indicate that a brake light is not working or has burned out.
The ABS accumulator may fail causing loss of power brake assist. (The brake pedal will become very hard).
...out 8 months ago and I need to get the alarm to stop beeping before I go nuts. I replaced the brakes but the brake light is still on and the brake chime is still chimeing. How do you get it to s...