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Old 09-21-2012, 04:33 PM   #27
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If you're sure the fluid is filled to the 'full' line, then don't worry about it. This just means there's something up with the level sensor, which won't have any affect on braking performance. It's suspect to me that it only does it when you accelerate, which suggests that the fluid is moving away from the sensor during acceleration, possibly leaving it dry for a few seconds. This is an indicator of low fluid, not a bad sensor. If the fluid is indeed low, go pick up some DOT3 fluid and top it off. It doesn't sound terribly low, but....worst-case scenerio is that you could get air into the lines. Not likely, but possible. If that happens, then braking could be compromised.
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