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Old 05-10-2010, 06:37 AM
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Bad master cylinder, caliper or brake fluid?

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The only way a caliper can cause this is if it's leaking or the piston is being compressed into it from a warped or loose rotor which would make the first stroke or 2 only useful for taking up slack in the piston. If fluid was a culprit, you need a new master, caliper AND brake hose due to contamination that will kill the rubber. I think it sounds like a master cylinder issue that will return.
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