MINI 2002-05

Bleeding the ABS System

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With ABS/Asc+T



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
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  3. Connect pressurized brake bleeder to the reservoir.
    CAUTION
    Charging pressure should not exceed 2 bar (29 psi.)

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Front Brake Circuit
  1. Connect bleeder hose and collecting container to the right front brake.
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  3. Open the bleeder valve.
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  5. Fully depress brake pedal at least 12 times until brake fluid emerges clear and without air bubbles.
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  7. Hold the brake pedal down.
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  9. Close the bleeder valve
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  11. Repeat for the left front brake.
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  13. Remove the pressurized brake bleeder.
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  15. Test for proper brake operation.
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Rear Brake Circuit
  1. Connect bleeder hose and collecting container to the right rear brake.
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  3. Open the bleeder valve and flush until clear brake fluid emerges with no air bubbles.
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  5. Close the bleed valve.
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  7. Repeat for the left rear brake.
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