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corder ... 12/27/2012
1992 Cadillac DeVille Base 8 Cyl 4.9L - Brakes
Im driving and I press the brakes and it starts to stop then they go out on me, changed brake pads, whats else is wrong?
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  • Jimm
    Jimm 12/28/2012
    Need more information - what is meant by..'they go out...'? Does this mean you have low pedal, no pedal pressure? Does this mean loss of brake fluid when the pedal is pressed? If there is a loss of brake fluid, then inspect the brake system for external leaks - check both the rigid line (tubing) as well as the flexible brake hoses at the brake calipers. Also, check the brake master cylinder for leaks.
    Finally, and once the leaking components are replaced, be sure to properly bleed the brakes. Use the 'How-To-Guides' feature on the AutoMD website for the specific steps.
    Check on-line for the many parts supply sources, such as; or for the replacement parts.

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