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Old 07-14-2012, 01:05 AM   #1
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Brake Bleeder recommendation

Hello,

I am in search for a 1 man Brake Bleeder kit.
Want some recommendation for you experts.

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Motive pressure bleeder + a few small catch brake cans from PA.. that's the setup I use.
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FWIW...I had a Princess Auto brake pump and it broke after the first time using it. I don't think the seals were meant for brake fluid.

Vacuum Pump & Brake Bleeder Kit | Princess Auto

I'm now using one of these. Works okay but a little slow. You need to get used to putting grease around the nipple and screw to false stop air leaks.

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Old 07-22-2012, 12:19 PM   #4
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If you need the bleeder kit for a different purpose than brake bleeding or need it to do multiple cars at work, ignore my post.

I suggest upgrading your bleeders to speed bleeders. $7 a pop, but you'll never have to worry about your old bleeders breaking, or bleeder kits for that matter.

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Old 07-22-2012, 05:51 PM   #5
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You can't go wrong with the Speed Bleeders.

A+++ Would bleed again.
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Two feet of 3/16 clear vacuum line about $1 and an empty water bottle.
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Ya speed bleeders.
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