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Re: Rear wheel cylinder question

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Subject: Re: Rear wheel cylinder question
From: Max Heim <>
Date: Sun, 21 Mar 2004 20:56:09 -0800
Yeah, I think it's a factory design flaw in this case.

on 3/21/04 11:58 AM, Charles & Peggy Robinson at wrote:

>   They're on the bottom on my '69.
>   CR
> Stephen West-Fisher wrote:
>> I think by replacing the rear wheel cylinders on my '73 MGB, I have
>> perpetuated an error. Currently, the bleeders are below the brake line, as
>> they were when I took it apart. Is this correct? I've already disposed of
>> the old parts so cannot look and see if the bleeder port actually goes
>> around the brake line internally to the top of the cylinder. The service
>> manual doesn't have a drawing, and the Haynes picture is too dark to make
>> out. I'd hate to be wasting my time trying to bleed from the bottom of the
>> cylinder!


Max Heim
'66 MGB GHN3L76149
If you're near Mountain View, CA,
it's the primer red one with chrome wires

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