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When I press on the brake pedal it's very hard and gets when…

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When I press on...

When I press on the brake pedal it's very hard and gets harder when I apply more pressurer

Mechanic's Assistant: Besides this, what condition is the car in?

Good condition

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your BMW?

2010 X5

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your X5 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Nothing it just started

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I just want to know if it's safe to drive

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BMW Mechanic: Lou P, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 months ago

hello if you press the brakes and its super hard that tells me that you have a failing brake booster, the car is safe to drive but you will not have power assisted brakes you will have to press hard to get the car to stop, i would get this checked out asap, i would avoid driving it if you could.

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