How to Remove a Vacuum Booster from a 1999 Olds 88?

Answer Older cars use a master cylinder by itself to provide the hydraulic power to operate the brakes on the car. The problem was, mashing the brake took a lot of strength that not everyone had. As a res... Read More »

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How to Remove a Brake Power Booster From a 2002 S-10 Chevy Truck?

The brake power booster on a 2002 Chevrolet S-10 is mounted to the firewall of the pickup. It provides extra brake power to the brake master cylinder using the vacuum pressure from the engine. This... Read More »

Vacuum Booster Repair?

A vacuum booster, or vacuum brake booster, attaches to the master cylinder and generates extra braking power via a vacuum created by the engine manifold. A vacuum booster can experience problems fo... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a Brake Vacuum Booster?

The brake booster is a power braking system provided by a vacuum and hose mechanism attached to the system. This should, in theory, assist braking; however, if it is not working properly then you m... Read More »

How to Remove a Crank Sensor From a 2001 Olds Alero?

In the 1999 model year, Oldsmobile took a step toward the younger crowd with the release of the small and sporty-looking Alero. Even the Alero couldn’t save Oldsmobile, as it was the last Oldsmob... Read More »