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BLEEDING THE HYDRAULIC BRAKE SYS-
Bleed the hydraulic brake system whenever:
8 the system is disassembled.
8 a brake hose is loosened, disconnected
8 the brake fluid level is very low.
8 brake operation is faulty.
8brake master cylinder reservoir cap
8 Be careful not to spill any brake fluid or al-
low the brake master cylinder reservoir to
8 When bleeding the hydraulic brake system,
make sure there is always enough brake
fluid before applying the brake. Ignoring this
precaution could allow air to enter the hy-
draulic brake system, considerably length-
ening the bleeding procedure.
8 If bleeding is difficult, it may be necessary
to let the brake fluid settle for a few hours.
Repeat the bleeding procedure when the
tiny bubbles in the hose have disappeared.
8hydraulic brake system
a. Fill the brake fluid reservoir to the proper
level with the recommended brake fluid.
b. Install the brake master cylinder reservoir
c. Connect a clear plastic hose 1 tightly to
the bleed screw 2.
d. Place the other end of the hose into a con-
e. Slowly apply the brake lever several times.
f. Fully pull the brake lever without releasing
g. Loosen the bleed screw.
BLEEDING THE HYDRAULIC BRAKE SYSTEM
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