Subaru Legacy

since 1990-1998 release

Repair and operation of the car

Subaru of Legasi
+ 1.1. Identification numbers
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Heating, ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. Exhaust system
+ 7. Systems of start, ignition
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Coupling, shaft
- 10. Brake system
   10.1. Introduction
   10.2. Technical characteristics
   10.3. Replacement of brake shoes on disk brakes
   10.4. Support of disk brakes
   10.5. Brake disk
   10.6. Replacement of brake shoes of drum brakes
   10.7. Working brake cylinder
   10.8. Main brake cylinder
   10.9. Brake pipelines and hoses
   10.10. Replacement of the regulator of pressure
   10.11. Pumping of hydraulic brake system
   10.12. Adjustment of the emergency brake
   10.13. Replacement of a cable of the emergency brake
   10.14. Replacement of brake shoes of the emergency brake on back disk brakes
   10.15. Additional brake system
   10.16. Vacuum amplifier of brakes
   10.17. Stoplight switch
   10.18. Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
+ 11. Suspension bracket
+ 12. Steering
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Electric equipment


10.7. Working brake cylinder


1. Lift back part of the car and record on supports.
2. Remove the brake drum.
3. Remove dirt round a place of connection of a brake tube and back part of the working brake cylinder.
4. Unscrew a connecting nut.
5. Unscrew two bolts of fastening of the working brake cylinder to a brake board.
6. Being careful, remove the working brake cylinder. For reduction of losses of brake fluid close a stopper the brake pipeline.


1. Wipe a brake board, install the brake pipeline on the brake cylinder and put the connecting clamp on two turns.
2. Screw in bolts of fastening of the working brake cylinder. Finally tighten a nut of fastening of the brake pipeline.
3. Install the brake drum.
4. Remove air from brake system.