Continental 2000-2002

Metering Valve

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Removal & Installation



  1. Disconnect the front brake system inlet line and the left and right front brake outlet lines from the metering valve.
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  3. Remove the screw retaining the metering valve to the frame and remove the metering valve from the vehicle.
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To install:

  1. Position the metering valve on the frame and secure with the retaining screw. Tighten the screw to 7-11 ft. lbs. (10-14 Nm).
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  3. Connect the front brake outlet lines to the metering valve assembly and tighten the line nuts to 10-18 ft. lbs. (14-24 Nm).
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  5. Connect the front brake inlet line to the metering valve assembly and tighten the line nut to 10-18 ft. lbs. (14-24 Nm).
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  7. Bleed the brake system.
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NOTE
If the brake system is pressure bled, the metering valve bleeder rod must be pushed in.



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Fig. Metering valve-1989 vehicles and 1990-91 vehicles with 5.8L engine

 
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