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Step oin the brake pedal and the vacuum light shows "low vacuum"

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make/model/year of your truck? Engine type?

It has a diesel and I think its a 2006

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

No, but we did replace the brake pads and rotors

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

The truch does not want to stop and requires more pedal pressure than normal

Mechanic's Assistant: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix. The Heavy Truck Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts.

Was thinking that the Booster was defective because of the vacuum problem which only appears when you apply the brakes

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
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what is the year, make and model of the truck,Please

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