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06-08-2006, 06:39 PM
Can anyone tell me how to bleed the brakes after replacing the master cyl. also it has a hill holder. they just don't seem to bleed and i get no pedal.

Thanks my 86 year old father and i thank you

06-08-2006, 06:41 PM
Start by bleeding at the hill holder first. It has a screw on top of it to bleed it. Then bleed the wheel cylinders.

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06-08-2006, 07:00 PM
did you bench-bleed the MC before installing it?