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Re: more brake help....



> It sounds, from your description, that you had your wife push the pedal up
> and down while you held the valve open.  Don't think this will work!  If
> the pedal returns to the top of its travel with the valve open, air can
> enter the system through the open valve.  (This may vary, I think,
> depending on your bleeding apparatus.)

Actually, on our cars, I find that you never have to close the valve. 
If you put a hose on it which leads into a bottle, the hose will 
quickly fill with fluid and you can see that the fluid never backs up 
enough to matter.

Jim
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Jim Adney, jadney@vwtype3.org
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
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