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Re: [Spridgets] M/C bleeding problem

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Subject: Re: [Spridgets] M/C bleeding problem
From: Kitterer Bob <bkitterer@me.com>
Date: Sat, 06 Nov 2010 09:19:19 -0700
As of now I have not resolved the problem.  Primarily for now the car is in 
storage because I am on a two year adventure living in a RV and traveling.  
When this is over I will return to this problem - - hopefully with a good game 
plan with the help of this list.

Bob Kitterer

1960 Austin Healey Sprite (Mk IV in disguise) - in storage
1966 Austin Healey Sprite Mk III (Trevor) - still in boxes - in storage

On Nov 5, 2010, at 9:29 PM, Greg Higgins wrote:

> Bob,
> It sounds like I'm having the same problem you had with your sprite. I have 
>used dot 5 silicon brake fluid for 13 years and have had no problems, I 
>switched to Prestone dot 4 synthetic and  have pumped 3 litres of brake fluid 
>thru the system with no luck. I have never had this happen before.
> Bob what did you do to solve the problem?
> I was thinking of replacing all rubber lines and seals and try dot 5 silicon 
> Greg Higgins
> 63sprite

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