Lexus RX300, 330 3 2000-06

Brake Line Bleeding

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  1. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
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  3. Connect a piece of vinyl tubing to the brake caliper.
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  5. Have an assistant depress the brake pedal several times, then loosen the bleeder plug with the pedal held down.
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  7. When fluid stops coming out, tighten the bleeder plug, then release the brake pedal.
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  9. Repeat steps 2. and 3. until all the air in the fluid has been bled out.
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  11. Tighten the brake bleeder plug to 74 inch lbs. (8.3 Nm).
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  13. Repeat the above steps to bleed the air out of the brake line for each wheel.

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    Fig. Bleeding the brake lines at each wheel

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  1. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. Connect a piece of vinyl tubing to the brake caliper.
  4.  
  5. Have an assistant depress the brake pedal several times, then loosen the bleeder plug while the pedal is depressed.
  6.  
  7. When fluid stops coming out, tighten the bleeder plug, then release the brake pedal.
  8.  
  9. Repeat steps 2. and 3. until all the air in the fluid has been bled out.
  10.  
  11. Tighten the brake bleeder plug to 74 inch lbs. (8.3 Nm).
  12.  
  13. Repeat the above steps to bleed the air out of the brake line for each wheel.

    Click image to see an enlarged view

    Fig. Bleeding the brake lines at each wheel

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