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Old 06-05-2004, 11:38 AM
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Ready to do a power bleed on my 34' with MC mounted under the floor. Borrowed my buddies Motive Products Power Bleeder. He used it on his 67' Camaro with DOT-5 (Purple Silicone Stuff). What do I use to flush this thing out so I can use Standard DOT-3 fluid?

From what I gather on reading, this stuff is not compatible and should not be introduced into my DOT-3 system.

All replies will be considered and appreciated!!!!!

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On my 34 with Willwood calipers, Willwood specifically mentions not to use DOT 5 fluid in their systems. Take a look at DOT 4 fluid, it offers a higher temp rating than DOT 3. I would use any grade of non silicone fluid to flush the bleeder.

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