Brake Master Cylinder problems of the 1998 Chevrolet Silverado
Four problems associated with brake master cylinder have been reported for the 1998 Chevrolet Silverado.
Brake Master Cylinder problem #1
The vehicle involved is a 1998 Chevrolet Silverado. The vehicle's vehicle identification number (VIN) is 1GCEK14R9W_. When the brakes are applied they become spongy and weak. The pedal goes to the floor , resulting in extended stopping distance. Has had the master cylinder and the brake pads, and various other parts of the brake system replaced twice. The manufacturer has been notified.
Brake Master Cylinder problem #2
The car involved is a 1998 Chevrolet Silverado. Vehicle identification number (VIN) of the vehicle is 1GCEC14R4W_. When the brakes are applied the light comes on, vehicle pulsates and vibrates . Dealer has replaced the master cylinder /pads, and reserfaced the rotors . Manufacturer has been notified.
Brake Master Cylinder problem #3
The vehicle involved was a 1998 Chevrolet Silverado. Vehicle identification number (VIN): 2GCEC19M2W_. Brakes-master cylinder. This brake master cylinder problem happened on 06/01/98.
Brake Master Cylinder problem #4
The car involved was a 1998 Chevrolet Silverado. Vehicle identification number (VIN): 1GCGK29R9W_. Around 45 mph there is intermittent brake failure. When applying brakes vehicle starts to slow down. Then, braking action stops, pedal feels spongy. Vehicle taken to dealer 3-4 times, master cylinder was replaced, did not remedy the problem. It was Thursday, Feb. 1, 2001 when this brake master cylinder issue occurred.
Other Service Brakes related problems of the 1998 Chevrolet Silverado:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Brake Electric Antilock problems||36|
|Brake Disc Pads problems||7|
|Brake Foundation Components problems||5|
|Abs Brake Fail problems||5|
|Brake Master Cylinder problems||4|
|Brake Antilock Control Unit/module problems||3|
|Brake Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems||3|
|Brake Sensor problems||3|
|Brakes Failed problems||2|
|Brake Antilock Wheel Speed Sensor problems||2|
|Service Brakes problems||2|
|Brake Abs Warning Light problems||2|
|Brake Disc problems||1|
|Brake Disc Rotor problems||1|
|Brake Grinding Noise problems||1|