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

Answer 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 »

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How to Replace Rear Brake Shoes on a 1997 Chevy Pickup Truck?

The 1997 Chevrolet pickup truck uses a drum-style braking system in the rear of the vehicle. Brake shoes slow the vehicle down by applying pressure onto the drum when the brake pedal is pressed. B... 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 Remove a Brake Booster on a Chevy Truck?

In the 1950s and 1960s, most cars were equipped with manual brakes, and braking was quite a chore. Then the brake booster was introduced, using vacuum from the engine to provide extra power to the ... Read More »

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 »