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Re: brake lines

Subject: Re: brake lines
Date: Mon, 9 Sep 2002 11:51:24 EDT
In a message dated 9/8/02 11:09:49 AM Eastern Daylight Time, 

> Having never done any of this before, I can use any advice others have. 
> Should
> I pump all the fluid out before I start?
> << snip >>
> BTW, I found out last week that a wire spoke wrench will fit the brake
> adjusting nuts and gives one good torque.

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Don't worry, all the fluid will come out, one way or the other!

Buy a Flare Nut wrench in the correct size.  A flare nut wrench is an open 
end wrench with 5 flats instead of 4.  You need 5 flats to keep from damaging 
the fittings.

Allen Hefner
SCCA Philly Region Rally Steward
'77 Midget
'75 Midget "The Project"
'92 Mitsubishi Expo LRV Sport

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