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    Brake Fluid

    How many litres of brake fluid will I need when changing up to the lcr brembos. What is the best fluid to use.
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    standard 1ltr sometimes ull need a 3rd bottle so just buy 3 incase

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    So 3 litres then
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    Nopes... 1ltr is normally enough... Sevv is referring to 500ml bottles... so 2 x 500ml bottle (Motul RBF600 for example) and maybe a 3rd if need be... I did a full bleed/replace including the clutch with 1ltr of fluid...

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    Quote Originally Posted by <tuffty/> View Post
    Nopes... 1ltr is normally enough... Sevv is referring to 500ml bottles... so 2 x 500ml bottle (Motul RBF600 for example) and maybe a 3rd if need be... I did a full bleed/replace including the clutch with 1ltr of fluid...

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    as the kind gentleman Mr. Tuffty further elaborated :P

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    got it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by <tuffty/> View Post
    Nopes... 1ltr is normally enough... Sevv is referring to 500ml bottles... so 2 x 500ml bottle (Motul RBF600 for example) and maybe a 3rd if need be... I did a full bleed/replace including the clutch with 1ltr of fluid...

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    Is that a driveway job?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sam_ View Post
    Is that a driveway job?
    i know i did it it in the parking lot so should be easy enough

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sam_ View Post
    Is that a driveway job?


    Yeps

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    Your neighbours must love you, like mine love me. Every weekend I do something seemingly and they love to make a point of it haha
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sam_ View Post
    Your neighbours must love you, like mine love me. Every weekend I do something seemingly and they love to make a point of it haha
    To be fair I actually did the latest fluid swap at the unit so had access to a 2 post lift etc so wasn't that bad lol... but I still do work on the car outside the house and as for the neighbours we only have one lot that whinge but they whinge at everything so generally get ignored

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    Quote Originally Posted by <tuffty/> View Post
    To be fair I actually did the latest fluid swap at the unit so had access to a 2 post lift etc so wasn't that bad lol... but I still do work on the car outside the house and as for the neighbours we only have one lot that whinge but they whinge at everything so generally get ignored

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    HAHA.. hilarious by the way that picture somehow looks nice :P

 

 

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