Brake System Bleeding


1.Make sure the brake fluid level in the reservoir (A) is at the MAX (upper) level line (B).


2.Have someone slowly pump the brake pedal several times, then apply steady pressure.

3.Start the bleeding at the driver's side of the front brake system.

NOTE: Bleed the calipers or the wheel cylinders in the sequence shown.


4.Attach a length of clear drain tube (A) to the bleed screw (B), then loosen the bleed screw to allow air to escape from the system. Then tighten the bleed screw securely.


Rear-disc type 

Rear-drum type 

5.Refill the master cylinder reservoir to the MAX (upper) level line.

6.Repeat the procedure for each brake circuit until no air bubbles are in the fluid.