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post #1 of 3 Old 07-16-2013, 11:55 PM Thread Starter
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brake issues

I'm finally almost done with my axel swap and spring over. Its been a long time since I started it. My final issue is that I can't seem to be able to bleed the brakes. I have went thru three 32 once bottles of fluid. I bleed them until I get no more air out but still no pressure on the peddle. I've done it four times so far. If I pump the brakes I get the pressure and it holds but when I bleed them again I get air. Where could I be getting air if the pressure holds after pumping them???? I'm baffled. Please help

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post #2 of 3 Old 07-17-2013, 07:11 AM
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The most common answer you will find is that the calipers were installed on the incorrect side and has the bleeder pointing down. verify this first
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post #3 of 3 Old 07-17-2013, 02:41 PM Thread Starter
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DUHHHH. I kinda feel stupid now. LOL I found that the rear brake adjusters are frozen. Hopefully a rebuild kit on them will do the trick.
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