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Old 05-22-2010, 11:39 AM
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whats wrong with my brakes???

Ok so in this 1980 mustang when I'm not on the brakes you can hear an air sound like when an air hose has a leak but when I step on the brakes it goes away?any ideas?

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Old 05-22-2010, 12:09 PM
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Is the sound coming from under the hood?
Vaccum hose, check valve, or booster perhaps?
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Booster. Maybe your brake pushrod is too long.
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booster leak

common issue

happens

could replace it with one that doesnt leak

or just turn up the sterio
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