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Full brake fluid change

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Goubo1, Aug 24, 2013.

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    I'm having to replace my front discs I thought I would replace the fluid as well so I bought some rbf600 as read on here it pretty good,any one any tips on changing the fluid as I've read about people flipping the seals on the master cylinder
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    Buy an Ezibleed kit and an 11mm spanner and it's a fairly simple job.
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    ill go halfords tomorrow and buy one I see they are only £20
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    Yeah cheap and the easiest way to bleed brakes. You connect up the Ezibleed to pressurise the system then you go roun each calliper and crack the bleed nipple with an 11mm ring spanner to bleed them.
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    i have 996 4 pot calipers on the front are they 11mm too do you know mate ?
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    If they are brembo then yes they should be.
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    cheers mate
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