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Old 12-19-2005, 08:18 AM
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I will be visiting my Wagoneer during the holidays and I'd like to get the brake booster working.

First problem. The hose that goes from the booster to the motor is missing. Is this something I can pick up at a parts store?

Next, I think the booster may be bad. Any way to trouble shoot it? Is it possible to rebuild it, or is it easier/more cost effective to replace it?
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Old 12-19-2005, 09:06 AM
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that hose is just normal rubber hose. no reason you should not be able to get it at any parts store. just get the diameter of the plastic part that the hose connects to and you are good to go.
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Old 12-19-2005, 01:44 PM
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Most parts stores stock the size of vacuum line needed for the brake booster, and they should also be able to supply you with the check valve if yours is missing (that's the plastic part at the end of the hose that plugs into the grommet on the booster)
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Old 12-20-2005, 06:11 AM
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Thanks for the help..
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Old 12-21-2005, 10:03 AM
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You can usually tell if a booster is bad if when you push hard on the pedal (with it running of course) you can hear it leaking. Pedal usually is spongy too.
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