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Plymouth Grand Voyager SE: I have a 1993 Plymouth Grand Voyager,

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I have a 1993 Plymouth Grand Voyager, AWD .....the master brake cylinder, according to my mechanic, is slowly losing it's power and my brake light comes on in the dash.
By continued pressing on the peddle, while running, it gradually goes away but has been coming back more often.
my mechanic checked into the cost of repairing it and NAPA said the part was $700 plus trade...
My mechanic said that if possible, he could convert the hydrolic system that I have to a simple brake system .....if that were possible!

Can you tell me whether or not that's possible? It would save me mucho
Hello, IF he could find the model with non ABS he could indeed swap those parts over. You would need the master cylinder , proportioning valve and brake booster assembly.

Usually most shops would not do this kind of job for liability reasons. Also given the parts and labor to retrofit it may actually be cheaper to go back with the proper part. I'd also highly suggest trying another parts supplier (NAPA is always higher then the other guys) or find a used original unit for your van. I highly recommend the below website for locating quality used parts
http://car-part.com/
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