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Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-11-2022, 10:52 AM
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Posted By rocketman1988
leaks

I put loctite 567 on the bleed screw threads and had absolutely no issues. Brakes have been rock solid for over two years...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-11-2022, 09:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,438
Posted By rocketman1988
but...

"...Vacuum from the top did not work for me. I went back to pumping from the bottom..."

I would be curious to know why the vacuum didn't work...in reality, either method does exactly the same...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-09-2022, 05:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,438
Posted By rocketman1988
Bleeding

I think the biggest issue with bleeding the brakes is leaking connections. Use Loctite 567 or similar on all NPT threads.

If you pull a vacuum on the reservoir (high) side, bubbles with naturally...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-08-2022, 09:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,438
Posted By rocketman1988
Mity vac

I used a mighty vac attached to the reservoir. Put a jar of fluid at the bleed screw, open the screw and the fluid moves from the caliper to the reservoir with zero bubbles. Easy peasy.
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