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Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems
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Toyota prado gxl 2002 petrol, brake pedel go's soft like the

Customer Question

Toyota prado gxl 2002 petrol
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: brake pedel go's soft like the booster has a hole in diafram
JA: What is the model of your '02 Toyota?
Customer: told you prado petrol
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: replaced booster
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 1 month ago.

Hi, I'm Chad. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question and I will be posting your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 1 month ago.

Hey how are you

You replaced the booster and did that fix it or still soft pedal, usually soft pedal is brake master cylinder and when we have a Hard pedal it will the Booster

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Thanks Chad
No didn't fix problem
the pedal is not really soft so to say but fade's when you hold foot on it
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 1 month ago.

Oh you welcome ,sorry the reply might take few minutes so do not think i left

I m o n east coast in the untied states and we been having some bad storms and hurricanes here so internet been acting up

when you took booster off, did you see any fluid around the brake master cylinder where they connect ?

did you check the brake fluid reservoir after repairs, are we dropping in level ?

the vac um lines going in the booster while truck running and you pull it off, do you feel vacum on it

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 1 month ago.

You are very welcome :)

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