Brakes hard to push

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Old 07-20-05, 01:56 PM
Doug Fairbanks
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Brakes hard to push

I have a 1992 Plymouth Gran Voyager with ABS. Over the past week the brake pedal has gotten harder and harder to push untill I no longer feel safe driving it. I have checked the rear shoes and front pads and they still have plenty of wear left. I have checked the brake fluid and it is full. Something seems to have leaked over the cover where the brake fluid is but I don't know what it is. Any ideas? Does the whole Hydrolic system at the master cylinder need to be replaced? Any ideas would be greatly appreciated and I thank you in advance for all coments.
 
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Old 07-20-05, 05:49 PM
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to me, it sounds like your brake booster is going
 
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Old 07-21-05, 12:27 AM
Eddiebx
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yep have the brake booster looked at, probably leaking vac if the pedal is getting harder and harder.
 
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Old 07-21-05, 03:00 AM
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you should see a shop for a diagnosis if its regular vacum assisted power brakes, if it is electric power assist suggest seeing dealership.
 
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