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Got A Soft Brake Pedal? Don't Forget The Booster Pin to Master Cylinder Gap

Posted by Master Power Brakes Team on Feb 26, 2018 10:24:00 AM

A common problem and a question we answer more than we can remember is “Why does my pedal feel soft?” in my power brake system. One of the most overlooked things is probably the simplest fix.

Extending out of the booster is a pin. This pin simply extends into the piston in the back of the master cylinder. Have you ever set this distance? If you answered no, not only is this something you must do, it may be the reason for your soft pedal. Have we confused you? Take a look at the picture below and see if this helps.

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Topics: booster pin, brakes, classic cars, diagnosing and fixing soft pedal, How To Series, soft pedal, master cylinder

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