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post #1 of 5 Old 05-15-2010, 12:57 PM Thread Starter
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hard brakes ?

hello every one new here and i have a question i just bought a 96 f350 and it has a few problems but lets start with the brakes when i got it it had very hard brakes and was hard to stop so i changed my vac pump and nothing has changed
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sounds like Brake booster. pull vac hose off booster and check for vac at end of hose while runnin

1997 F-250 HD supercab 4x4 5 speed 3.55 gears cat delete straight piped
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i did that and plenty of vac at the hose and i just noticed that when i sit in the truck with it running i can hear a sucking noise the as soon as i touch the brakes it stops
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BOOSTER IS BAD. BAD DIAPHRAGM INTERNALY

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im going to order one today
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