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Old 08-30-2013, 06:42 PM   #1
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Removing Brake Lines

Have a few sections of the hard line to swap out...was wondering if I need to drain the master cylinder first, or will it not drain if I just remove portions running to that hub below the master cylinder?
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It would probably be a good thing to drain it. The brake fluid will get everywhere and take any paint off it comes in contact with. If not you can cap the master with plastic plugs like they come with new.

While it is empty you can also clean any dirt that has gotten into the fluid.
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