How to Change a Brake Booster on a 1997 Lumina?

Answer The brake booster on the 1997 Lumina is the large 11-inch container between the firewall and the brake master cylinder. It is vacuum-operated and receives its vacuum from a hose leading to the inta... Read More »

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1997 F-150 Brake Booster Troubleshooting?

Power brakes are standard equipment on 1997 F-150s, even in the base trim models. The power in braking is provided by the brake booster. The brake power booster on the truck is vacuum-actuated, lik... Read More »

How to Replace Brake Rotor on 1997 Chevy Lumina?

The brake rotors on the Chevy Lumina are made of cast iron. When your brake pads wear too thin, the rivets will begin to cut grooves into the surface of the rotor. The rotor is also subject to crac... Read More »

How Do I Know If My Brake Booster Is Bad on a 1997 Chevy Tahoe?

A Chevy Tahoe is basically a shorter and smaller version of the Suburban. A brake booster is the mechanisms that pushes on the master cylinder, which operates the brakes for all four wheels. In the... Read More »

How to Replace a Hydroboost Brake Booster on a 1997 Chevy K3500 Truck?

A 1997 Chevrolet K3500 truck is a heavy-duty truck with dual rear wheels. These trucks carry heavy loads, and as a result, require more braking power than the average truck. To make this happen, th... Read More »