I have successfully done that a couple of times on my 65 MGB. I had my
fingers crossed. There was very little seepage but apparently just enough
to prevent air getting into the system.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: dave houser [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Thursday, September 18, 2003 7:52 AM
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: Brake lights
> Wife traveling behind me noticed brake lights weren't coming
> on on the
> Checked bulbs, OK, checked grounds.OK. Took wires off brake
> switch, put
> em back, Voila! brake lights on, then no more. Took wires off switch
> again, ignition on again, brakes lit, then second stab,
> nothing again.
> Seems like the switch, right? Now, can I unscrew, hold finger over
> opening, replace with another switch without bleeding brakes??
> Dave Houser