What Are Signs That My Master or My Slave Cylinder Is Shot?

Answer If you drive a vehicle with a manual transmission, your vehicle is equipped with a master clutch cylinder, master brake cylinder and clutch slave cylinder. Problems affecting any of these component... Read More »

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How to Replace a Slave Master Cylinder?

When you apply foot pressure to the clutch of your vehicle, the clutch master cylinder converts that pressure to hydraulic pressure. This hydraulic pressure is then conveyed to one or several slave... Read More »

A Master Cylinder Vs. a Slave Cylinder?

The master and slave cylinder relationship is about what you'd expect from the names; a master tells the slave to push or pull out, and the slave does what it's told. All hydraulic systems work on ... Read More »

What Are the Signs of a Bad Master Cylinder?

The master cylinder is a vital element of a vehicle's brake system. Without a properly functioning master cylinder, it may become dangerously difficult to brake the vehicle to a complete stop. Ther... Read More »

Signs of a Bad Clutch Master Cylinder?

The master clutch cylinder is a component in a vehicle with a manual transmission. It is responsible for generating the amount of hydraulic pressure needed for the clutch to work. The clutch pedal ... Read More »