Mitsubishi Car 1999-05

Pressure Differential/Proportioning Valve

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Removal & Installation



  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  3. Locate the proportioning valve, usually below the master cylinder.
  4.  
  5. Tag and disconnect the brake lines from the valve.
  6.  


CAUTION
Brake fluid contains polyglycol ethers and polyglycols. Avoid contact with the eyes and wash your hands thoroughly after handling brake fluid. If you do get brake fluid in your eyes, flush your eyes with clean, running water for 15 minutes. If eye irritation persists, or if you have taken brake fluid internally, IMMEDIATELY seek medical assistance.

  1. Remove the proportioning valve from the engine compartment.
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To install:

  1. The installation is the reverse of the removal procedure. Bleed the brakes in the following order:
  2.  
  3. Diamante
  4.  

  1. Right rear caliper
  2.  
  3. Left front caliper
  4.  
  5. Left rear caliper
  6.  
  7. Right front caliper
  8.  

  1. Mirage and Galant
  2.  

  1. Left rear wheel cylinder or caliper
  2.  
  3. Right front cylinder
  4.  
  5. Right rear wheel cylinder or caliper
  6.  
  7. Left front caliper
  8.  

  1. Connect the negative battery cable and check the brakes for proper operation.
  2.  


WARNING
Clean, high quality brake fluid is essential to the safe and proper operation of the brake system. You should always buy the highest quality brake fluid that is available. If the brake fluid becomes contaminated, drain and flush the system, then refill the master cylinder with new fluid. Never reuse any brake fluid. Any brake fluid that is removed from the system should be discarded. Also, do not allow any brake fluid to come in contact with a painted surface; it will damage the paint.

 
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