Problem Symptoms Table

HINT:

Use the table below to help you find the cause of the problem. The numbers indicate the ranked order of probability of each of the possible causes. Check each part in the order suggested. If necessary, replace the applicable parts.

Symptom

Suspected area

See page

1. Fluid leakage in brake system

-

2. Air in brake system

BR-10

Low pedal or spongy pedal

3. Piston seal (Worn or damaged)

BR-50

4. Wheel cylinder cup (Damaged)

BR-62

5. Brake master cylinder (Faulty)

BR-29

1. Brake pedal free play (Minimum)

BR-8

2. Parking brake lever travel (Out of adjustment)

PB-2

3. Rear drum brake shoe clearance (Out of adjustment)

BR-67

4. Pad (Cracked or distorted)

BR-51

5. Brake shoe (Cracked or distorted)

BR-62

Brake drag

6. Front disc brake piston (Stuck)

BR-50

7. Piston (Stuck)

BR-62

8. Front disc brake piston (Frozen)

BR-50

9. Piston (Frozen)

BR-62

10. Tension or return spring (Faulty)

BR-60

11. Booster system (Vacuum leakage)

BR-5

12. Brake master cylinder (Faulty)

BR-29

1. Front disc brake piston (Stuck)

BR-50

2. Piston (Stuck)

BR-62

3. Pad (Oily)

BR-51

4. Brake shoe (Oily)

BR-62

Brake pull

5. Front disc brake piston (Frozen)

BR-50

6. Piston (Frozen)

BR-62

7. Front disc (Scored)

BR-51

8. Rear brake drum (Scored)

BR-62

9. Pad (Cracked or distorted)

BR-51

10. Brake shoe (Cracked or distorted)

BR-62

1. Fluid leakage in brake system

-

2. Air in brake system

BR-10

3. Front disc brake piston (Stuck)

BR-50

4. Piston (Stuck)

BR-62

5. Pad (Cracked or distorted)

BR-51

6. Brake shoe (Cracked or distorted)

BR-62

Hard pedal but braking inefficient

7. Pad (Oily)

BR-51

8. Brake shoe (Oily)

BR-62

9. Pad (Glazed)

BR-51

10. Brake shoe (Glazed)

BR-62

11. Front disc (Scored)

BR-51

12. Rear brake drum (Scored)

BR-62

13. Booster system (Vacuum leakage)

BR-5

Symptom

Suspected area

See page

1. Pad (Cracked or distorted)

BR-51

2. Brake shoe (Cracked or distorted)

BR-62

3. Installation bolt (Loose)

BR-48

4. Front disc (Scored)

BR-51

5. Rear brake drum (Scored)

BR-62

6. Pad support plate (Loose)

BR-51

Noise from brakes

7. Sliding pin (Worn)

BR-48

8. Pad (Dirty)

BR-51

9. Brake shoe (Dirty)

BR-62

10. Pad (Glazed)

BR-51

11. Brake shoe (Glazed)

BR-62

12. Tension or return spring (Faulty)

BR-60

13. Anti-squeal shim (Damaged)

BR-48

14. Shoe hold down spring (Damaged)

BR-60

GOOD

NO GOOD

* .2nd 1st

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