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Re: Bleeder mystery

In a message dated 4/28/05 2:57:35 PM Eastern  Standard Time, 
dr.ben@xxxxxxxxx writes:
<<Somebody told me that The  Factory installed a BMW Unique Method bleeder 
(BUM bleeder) on just the  right front caliper, how do they bleed? Or do 
they push? Does it work? Would  it work as well by pushing from the MC 
or pulling or vacuuming from the left  caliper and not touching the 

Or should I just replace the BUM  bleeder (with one of the half dozen 
part numbers??? or a garden-variety 10-1  ?? bleeder) and do it like my 
grandparents done it?

The manual says  to change the fluid every year. Sure.>>

The BMW  system is a pressure bleeder that uses a special master cylinder cap 
and forces  the fluid down through the system and out the funky fitting. 

Tom  Cutter
Yardley, PA
"What's the point of being stupid if you're not going  to show it?"
Rubber Chicken Racing Garage Apparel coming VERY soon. Inquire  here.  


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