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2008 TOYOTA PRERUNNER CHANGED BRAKE PADS FRONT AND REAR

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2008 TOYOTA PRERUNNER CHANGED BRAKE PADS FRONT AND REAR BLEED THE SYSTEM NOW I HAVE A SPONGY BRAKE PEDEL AND WHILE THE VEHICLE IS RUNNING YOU CAN HEAR AIR WHILE PRESSING ON THE BRAKES. WITH THE VEHICLE OFF YOU HAVE A GOOD PEDAL ANY IDEAS?
JA: Have you tried "bleeding the brakes" to get any air out of the line?
Customer: SEVERAL TIMES WE ARE A AUTO SHOP
JA: What is the model of your '08 Toyota?
Customer: PRERUNNER 4.0
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: YES WE HAVE MADE SURE THE REAR BRAKES ARE AJUSTED UP AND THERE IS NO AIR IN THE SYSTEM. WE HAVE CHECKED THE BRAKE BOOSTER TO MAKE SURE IT IS HOLDING VACUM. THE CHECK VALVE IS HOLDING AS WELL
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: NO THANKS
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Peter Bagley replied 5 months ago.

Hello and welcome to just answer. I value your input so I may assist you better.Did you use the original calipers or replace them?