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Matt, Mechanical Engineer
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Experience:  BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years
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my brake oadel will not return after i have pressed it down

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my brake oadel will not return after i have pressed it down it will relise if i toe it up with my foot
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Matt replied 2 years ago.

there should be a return spring inside the brake master cylinder to push the cylinder back, I'd 1st try disconnecting the pedal and see if the mastercylinder returns as it should and also confirm that the pedal swings freely as there may be a return spring on the pedal too

if the cylinder doesn't spring back it will need replacing
Expert:  Matt replied 2 years ago.

do you still need help with this?

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