2001 Lumina vacuum Reservoir

Asked by Jan 17, 2018 at 01:09 AM about the 2001 Chevrolet Lumina

Question type: General

Can the car run without this for a brief period of

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It might but every time you hit the brakes the engine will surge or die


I would plug any open lines coming from the engine to stop any vacuum leaks. I would be very surprised that the brake booster was routed through the reservoir. Test the brakes after bypassing the reservoir to make certain they work well just to be safe.

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