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Re: Clutch Hydraulics Question- a bit long
Posted by Justin VanAbrahams [Email] (more from Justin VanAbrahams) on Wed, 15 May 2019 10:22:56
In Reply to: Re: Clutch Hydraulics Question- a bit long, Roger D [Profile/Gallery]
, Wed, 15 May 2019 10:00:01
100% - classic master cylinder failure.
Although I like your replace everything approach, what I would probably do is reverse-flush the system (new fluid in through the slave cylinder, towards the master - get a good 200-300cc through there. Suck all the fluid out of the brake fluid reservoir with the same syringe. Then, replace the master cylinder. This will help ensure that any crap the master is losing to the system is gone and it doesn't contaminate the new master or slave.
Replacing the master on an ABS car isn't fun, but it's not the worst. Do some recon first and see if you wanna plan to hit the nuts with Kroil etc. first... sometimes they get gnarly and you don't wanna fight them at the last minute. :)
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Posts in this Thread:
- Clutch Hydraulics Question- a bit long, eric in vermont , Wed, 15 May 2019 09:52:24
- Re: Clutch Hydraulics Question- a bit long, Roger D , Wed, 15 May 2019 10:00:01
- Re: Clutch Hydraulics Question- a bit long, Justin VanAbrahams, Wed, 15 May 2019 10:22:56 <-- Viewing This Message
- minor tips on master replace, Tushy, Wed, 15 May 2019 11:36:511
- Re: minor tips on master replace, eric in vermont , Wed, 15 May 2019 14:27:28
- How old is your clutch line??, Notnoel , Fri, 17 May 2019 06:00:27
- Re: How old is your clutch line??, eric in vermont , Fri, 17 May 2019 07:26:20
- Re: How old is your clutch line??, Saabina, Fri, 17 May 2019 09:32:34
- use reservoir hydraulic hose, StoicBlue87 , Fri, 17 May 2019 09:19:26
- yes, replace it all, Notnoel , Fri, 17 May 2019 09:04:12
- Re: minor tips on master replace, Justin VanAbrahams, Wed, 15 May 2019 14:49:39
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