Acura Coupes and Sedans 1994-2000 Repair Information

Slave Cylinder

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Locate the slave cylinder.
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  3. Remove the flare fitting and steel line from the slave cylinder assembly.
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See Figure 1

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Fig. Fig. 1: Disconnecting the hydraulic line from the slave cylinder

  1. Remove the slave cylinder from the clutch housing by removing the attaching bolts.
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  3. Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure
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Use only DOT 3 or 4 brake fluid to refill the clutch hydraulic system.

  1. Fill and bleed the clutch system, using a suitable DOT 3 or 4 brake fluid..
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HYDRAULIC SYSTEM BLEEDING



Use only DOT 3 or 4 brake fluid from a clean, sealed container, in the clutch master and slave cylinders. As brake fluid will damage the vehicle's paint, clean up any spills immediately.

  1. Fit a flare or box end wrench onto the slave cylinder bleeder screw.
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  3. Attach a rubber tube to the slave cylinder bleeder screw and suspend it into a clear drain container partially filled with brake fluid.
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  5. Fill the clutch master cylinder with brake fluid.
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  7. Open the bleeder screw and press the clutch pedal to the floor.
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  9. Close the bleeder screw.
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  11. Release the clutch pedal and recheck the reservoir fluid level. Top off if necessary.
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  13. Continue the above procedure until no more bubbles appear in the tube.
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  15. Top off the clutch master cylinder reservoir with brake fluid.
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