[DML] Re: Soft brake peddle UPDATE
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[DML] Re: Soft brake peddle UPDATE



Just my two cents here :)
  I've never been able to bleed all the air out of new brake
components with a one person bleeder.  I don't know why, but I think
the dry components hold air bubbles on the surfaces inside and need
the pressure and agitation of fluid being forced by the master
cylinder to knock the bubbles loose.
I just grab another technician and bleed the brakes, that way there's
no question about air remaining in the system.
However, if someone does find a successful one person bleeder...

Matt Smith

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Steve" <p2freak@xxxx> wrote:
>
> A suggestion.
> 
> You can get airline check valves from fish/pet stores.  The check
> valves are used in conjunction with air pump to prevent water from
> siphoned into the air pump.
> 
> The check valve costs about 2 bucks.  Connect to your bleed line and
> voila.  Automatic one way valve.  No need to pinch the line with pliers.
> 
> 
> 
> Steve
> VIN#04421
> 
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