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1991 Buick Riviera Question: How can I tell if my break line is broken??

 

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jewell, Dayton, OH, April 17, 2012, 22:56
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I stopped kind of hard and heard a loud pop and right away my break pedal went to the floor. it will still stop but it goes all the way down??? What should I do?

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    April 18, 2012, 01:01
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    If your brake line broke somewhere you will find brake fluid pouring out somewhere. Suspect this may be the master cylinder that gave out.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (14262 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper April 18, 2012, 06:04
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    or possibly a brake caliper over extended inself. look for a large amount of fluid.

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