How to Disconnect a Brake Pushrod?

Answer A brake pushrod connects the brake pedal to the power brake booster in your vehicle. The rod itself actuates the brake booster, and helps to create the vacuum necessary for the booster to work prop... Read More »

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How to Adjust the Brake Master Cylinder Pushrod?

The master cylinder pushrod runs from the master cylinder, through the brake vacuum booster, through the firewall, and attaches to the arm of the brake pedal. When the brake pedal is pushed, the pe... Read More »

How to Know If a Pushrod Is Bent?

A pushrod is a straight metal rod connected to the cam shaft and engine. The cam shaft moves the rod in a reciprocating motion to operate the valves on an internal combustion engine. If the arm is ... Read More »

How to Calculate Pushrod Length?

Modern automotive and lubricant technology has created engines that barely need to be touched, except for oil changes. A certain breed of automotive enthusiasts, however, lives and breathes to crea... Read More »

How to Replace a Bent Pushrod?

A bent pushrod can not only affect your engine's performance, it can seriously damage other parts if the problem is not taken care of immediately. The reason being that if a pushrod is severely ben... Read More »