Forenza 2007

Hydraulic System

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Hydraulic System Bleeding



Bleed the hydraulic system to remove the air which entered when the pipes were disconnected for repairs. The clutch/brake fluid in the clutch/brake reservoir must be maintained at the Minimum level or higher during air bleeding.

  1. Step 1: Attach a vinyl hose to the bleeder plug. Place the other end of the vinyl tube in a glass container half-filled with brake fluid.
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  3. Step 2: Slowly pump the clutch pedal several times.
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  5. Step 3: While you press the clutch pedal, loosen the bleeder screw until the fluid starts to run out.
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  7. Close the bleeder screw.
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  9. Step 4: Repeat Step 3 until there are no air bubbles in the fluid.
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  11. Step 5: Fill the reservoir with brake fluid up to the proper level.
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Master Cylinder

Bleed the hydraulic system to remove the air which entered when the pipes were disconnected for repairs. The clutch/brake fluid in the clutch/brake reservoir must be maintained at the Minimum level or higher during air bleeding.

  1. Step 1: Attach a vinyl hose to the bleeder plug. Place the other end of the vinyl tube in a glass container half-filled with brake fluid.
  2.  
  3. Step 2: Slowly pump the clutch pedal several times.
  4.  
  5. Step 3: While you press the clutch pedal, loosen the bleeder screw until the fluid starts to run out. Close the bleeder screw.
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  7. Step 4: Repeat Step 3 until there are no air bubbles in the fluid.
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  9. Step 5: Fill the reservoir with brake fluid up to the proper level.

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    Fig. Clutch master cylinder bleeding procedure

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