Brake Issues 1985 Jeep CJ7

Asked by Oct 06, 2018 at 09:58 AM about the 1985 Jeep CJ-7

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1985 Jeep CJ7 - I can't get a pedal have replace master cylinder and booster. Brakes still won't work and have no leaks

10 Answers

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Bleed the air out of brake lines?

I have bled them. Still no brakes

15

Checked brake fluid?

15

Could also be a defective master cylinder?

No brakes when I first started working on it. Adjusted back brakes, had oil or grease on 1 rear brake. Cleaned brake shoe, hub and drum. Put new master cylinder and booster on it. Added brake fluid and bled out

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Did you bench bleed the master before you installed it??

No I didnt

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That there could be your issue.Need to follow proper steps when servicing a vehicle.

Doing it now

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If still no brakes after bench bleeding master cylinder check for loose hub / wheel bearings if one or both are loose wil cause brake pedal to go to floor.

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