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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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Brakes dragging after master cylinder and power booster

Customer Question

brakes dragging after master cylinder and power booster being replaced
JA: How many miles are on the car? Are these the orignial brakes?
Customer: 105,000,I bought used,i would think these are newer pads but probably original calipers
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 2008 ford edge
JA: Are you fixing your Edge yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: had power booster vacuum leak,replaced booster and master cylinder and bled whole system.test drove ok but after a little more driving they lock up
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Gary replied 10 months ago.

I am sorry for the long wait

do just the front or just the rears lock up when this happens ?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
left front,right rear
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
are you there?
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
forget this !!! I can not wait for slow response,I am sorry.I hope I do not get charged for this
Expert:  Gary replied 10 months ago.

i am here i am sorry

Expert:  Gary replied 10 months ago.

did the new master make it better or worse or the same ?

Expert:  Gary replied 10 months ago.

was it doing this before the master was changed ? why was the master and booster changed to correct this issue or ?