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Hydraulic clutch bleeding

(1994 Chevrolet S10)
in Portage, IN on November 11, 2010
There does not seem to be an easy way to bleed this system. Would it not be easier to remove the slave cylinder where you can get at the bleeder and then re-install the slave cylinder? Thank You
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on November 11, 2010
just pump clutch up and down hold at the bottom then bleed repeat till all air is out of linedont fill clutch master cylinder but haft full if you fill up to top clutch will no work wright (you can take the tank off if it has a hose in between the tank and mastercylinder iused a garden sprayer cut the hose off used conneter rubber hose clamped to master cyl then filled it brake fliud pumpup sprayer then bleed slave cyl
on November 11, 2010
Please re-read the post. The slave is where the bleeder is and is very hard to get to which is why it might be easier to remove the slave temporlaraly , bleed and re-install the slave.
on November 11, 2010
if you take slave off you will just blow it a part you have to put in clamp or something to bleed
on November 11, 2010
open te bleeder with the cap off until all the air is gone. we use a vaccuum bleeder that works great. it takes a little time but works with the gravity bleeding.

Roy
on November 11, 2010
I saw a video today on youtube where a guy made a hole in the clutch master cylinder cap and put a standard tire valve stem in it, pressurized the system and closed the bleeder. Sound reasonable?
on July 22, 2014
where is the cap location.
on July 22, 2014
would it not be easier to remove slave cylinder where you can get at the bleeder and re-stall the slave cylinder.
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