Asked in GMC Yukon
Why do the brake light and abs light turn on sometimes when you are driving on a 2000 gmc safari brake fluid is full?
You may have to find ashop with an ABS Scanner, I don't think auto zone is equipped for this There is a problem with the abs system. Take the truck to auto zone and have them scann for a code..
Is it normal for brake fluid level to drop a little sometimes?
The brake fluid level gradually goes down as the brake pads , brake shoes wear ...
Why does the emergency brake light go on when driving uphill?
One thing you might want to check is the brake fluid. Your brake fluid reservoir has a sensor in it that lets you know when it is getting empty. By driving up hill it may be sensing that it is low so just check the level of the brake fluid. Be sure you do not overfill and follow directions in your owners manual for checking and filling brake fluid. ...
What is the liquid that operates the brakes in a car?
The liquid is called brake fluid. Sometimes it is called brake and clutch fluid. Both are the same. ...
Asked in Brake Fluid and Lubrication, GMC Safari
Where do you find the brake fluid in a 1996 gmc safari awd the brake light is on in the dash and someone said it might be the brake fluid level but you do not know where to check it?
master cylinder and reservoir should be located at the driver's side firewall ...
Why does the emergency brakes lights come on when driving and the brake is not engaged?
it may need some brake fluid
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Why does sometimes the ABS and brake lights go on and off while driving and now the fluid is low in the master cylinder of a 1994 Legend?
you should have you're brake pads checked for wear. though it may also be a leaking brake line ...
Asked in Brake Fluid and Lubrication
How do you know when you need brake fluid?
If you are driving and need to brake, but find your brake pedal is getting closer and closer to the floorboard, you need the check your fluid. Eventually your brakes will not have enough fluid to create the pressure needed to apply the brake pads properly and you risk accidents. ...
Can low brake fluid be the result of needing disc brake repair?
It could be. If you fill it and it drains quickly, then yes it needs repair. But sometimes brake fluid just lowers over time and the fluid is all that needs replacing. ...
Is it safe to drive a car if the brake fluid is low?
Um... NO NO NO NO NO NO!!!!! If your brake fluid is low your brakes will not have the usual amount of stopping power. You need to stop driving that vehicle and refill the fluid as soon as possible. ...
Asked in Brake Pads and Rotors, Dodge, Dodge Dakota
Why does the front brakes drag on a 002 dodge Dakota?
Sticking brake calipers. This can be caused by moisture in the brake fluid which will cause the calipers to rust. Replace the calibers and replace all the brake fluid. It can also be caused by driving with your foot on the brake. ...
Asked in Clutches and Flywheels, Ford Escort
Where do you put clutch fluid in a 1995 ford escort?
It uses brake fluid in the brake fluid reservoir. The clutch fluid (brake fluid) is fed by the brake fluid reservoir. The clutch fluid reservoir is just beneath the brake fluid reservoir. So, add fluid to the brake fluid reservoir to fill the clutch fluid, also. ...
What happens if you accidentally pour transmission fluid into brake fluid?
Drain the mixed fluid and pour the brake fluid into the brake fluid deposit. ...
Does a 1989 jeep cj7 take brake fluid and transmission fluid or just transmission fluid?
The brake system uses brake fluid and the trans uses trans fluid.
Asked in Toyota Corolla
What kind of brake fluid is used in a 1995 Toyota Corolla?
When refilling brake fluid it is important to use the correct type of fluid for the car. For a 1995 Toyota Corolla the correct fluid is brake fluid dot 3 or brake fluid dot 4. ...
Asked in Brake Fluid and Lubrication
How do I change my brake fluid?
You should flush and replace the brake fluid in your brake system every two years. You can change your own brake fluid, but service facilities now do this with brake flushing machines. If you find have a brake fluid leak or you have to bleed your brakes, youll have to restore the brake fluid in your master cylinder to its proper level. Here are some things that you should know about buying and using brake fluid ...