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2000 Dodge Grand Caravan Question: what do you think my friend mess up on when he was bleeding my brakes now my van

 

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CANDY69, San Francisco, CA, November 05, 2013, 04:34
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i ask my friend to do my back brakes he said he knew how i have drum brakes in the back ,disc brakes in the front, with ABS , so he put the brakes on but he keep messing up when it came to bleeding the brakes.long story short my van is leaking in the front in i seen some brake fluid on my driver side tire what did he break or not tight up , so of course my brake pedal is all the way to the ground i can stop the van-- but there no pressure- what did he mess up on my van??? why is it leaking in the front now

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    pushrod November 05, 2013, 05:20
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    No way we can possibly know that? Tow to a repair shop or get a mechanic to come and SEE what the problem is as it is not safe to drive!

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    CANDY69, November 05, 2013, 06:13
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    oh i know its getting tow to the shop 2 day

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    pushrod, November 05, 2013, 06:21
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    Good idea, them friends mean well most of the time but when it comes to your brakes, it's best done by someone with experence!

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    CANDY69, November 05, 2013, 06:32
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    yea i know now - never will i have a ex friend do my brakes cos he should of never said he could

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13020 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper November 05, 2013, 06:33
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    WHEN REPL BRKS ITS NOT NECESSARY TO BLEED UNLESS HE OPENED BLEEDERS. IN THAT CASE HE DIDN'T KNOW WHAT HE WAS DOIN. SEEK HELP FROM YOUR MECH

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    CANDY69, November 05, 2013, 06:39
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    he put on a wheel cynlinder too thats how the air got into the system i should of never had him do nothing - his car was all beat up with a big dent on his door he look terrible that was a sign right there usually mechnic come over in a nice car cos they know how to repair cars

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