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Old 05-01-2007, 10:35 AM
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gravity bleeding brakes and bench bleed

if i gravity bleed a system with no booster(if it matters) do i still need to bench bleed the master cylinder?(all new parts)

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Yes I would still bench bleed the brake master cylinder. Its not that hard and it doesn't take that much time to insure a correct repair.

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I have had good luck gravity bleeding starting with a dry system (no fluid in lines and new master). It will take a long time however for the fluid to get to the bleeders.
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