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‘88 Honda CRX, Brake Pedal Goes to Floor

Q: The brake pedal in my 88 Honda CRX, slowly goes to the floor after I stop the car. I have to re-pump the brakes again then it would move slowly to the floor shortly after that. This only happens on hot days. Could my master cylinder be bad?

- Lee

A: Whether your car is a Honda or a Cadillac, if the brake pedal starts to drop away while holding steady pressure on the brake pedal, you can pretty much bet the master cylinder needs to be replaced.

 
     
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