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brake pedal very hard to push

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by smokey, Feb 27, 2004.

  1. smokey

    smokey Member
    from indy
    Messages: 36

    I have a 1990 chevy van and the brake pedal is extremely hard to push? What could be the problem? the brakes work fine but are very hard to push. thanks
  2. ratlover

    ratlover PlowSite.com Addict
    from IL
    Messages: 1,325

    vacume line that goes to your booster all in tact?
  3. 86burban

    86burban Senior Member
    from chicago
    Messages: 130

    Booster could be bad. Has happened to me b4.

  4. Bolts Indus.

    Bolts Indus. PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,176

    If it's not your vacuum, or line then it is your booster for sure.
  5. JV

    JV Junior Member
    Messages: 16

    Smokey - Is the pedal hard to push all the time? I have a similar issue but its intermittent.