Brake Flush?

Huw Powell audi at
Fri Mar 30 19:35:41 EDT 2007

> My car is old, and has been abused.
> I have new steel brake lines for it, and I would like to flush to brake
> system before reassembling it.
> The caliper and brake lines have been removed.
> Can I pump some e-cheapo brake fluid through it to flush it and then fill it
> up with the good stuff and bleed as needed?

I don't see why not.

> I only have enough of the good stuff (pentosin I think?)to fill it up and
> bleed.

You know, even flushing does not waste much fluid.  Wait.  You're 
installing new steel lines, so what is there to flush?  The master and 
slave cylinders?

Huw Powell

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