Originally Posted by Fat 48
I dropped the fluid level but it still overflows. I had a friend depress the brake pedal while I watched the master cylinder with the lid off and it was like Old Faithful! Brake fluid was shooting up out of both reservoirs. Is that normal? Still not clear to me how it's getting past the gasket. I guess I'll try a new M/C and see if that clears it up.
Let's ask the question again. You dropped the fluid level. When it started to overflow, was the level HIGHER than when you started? Was it in both reservoirs or just one? Was the other one lower than when you started?