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  1. 2004 Sinking Brake Pedal New MasterCylinder Fresh Bleed

    Problems & Issues
    Just bought this vehicle and while sitting at light noticed the pedal slowlllllly sinking. Found no leaks and like everyone else on the Internet I figured it was a mastercylinder car has 120k on it, well taken care of. So I put a master cylinder on it and figured it may be due for a complete...
  2. Clutch Bleed Problem or Other issue?

    Problems & Issues
    I just changed the clutch master cylinder and slave cylinder on my 2004 CR-V bled it and the clutch pedal is a bit soft but at the floor it gets tough to press and it won't retract by itself. It also won't go into a gear I had someone with me and the slave cylinder seems like it's moving. Help...
  3. Help Needed with Broken Brake Bleed Valvie

    Problems & Issues
    I was recently attempting to bleed the brakes on my 2001 SE and broke the bleed ports off on the rear passenger side drum brake. Anyone got any solutions? Also, when I was trying to bleed the front brake caliper, the port would not let any fluid out of the port, but instead the fluid came out...
  4. 2003 CR-V speed bleeders ? 3rd Party Vendors ? Part Numbers ?

    Problems & Issues
    RE: Specific to 2003 CR-V, Speed Bleeders, 3rd Party Vendors ? Part Numbers ? Hiya, I hope I've placed this post in the correct sub-forum...please advise if I should post in a different sub-forum for more exposure to the members ! Does anyone know if a 3rd party vendor, manufactures brake...
  5. Caliper bleed screw sizes?

    Maintenance and Service
    I'm trying to switch out the brake bleed screws on my 2014 cr-v LX but I can't find the screw thread size and length anywhere. Do any of you know where to find detailed info like that or if you know off hand let me know. Reason is I'm trying to install speed bleeders. Thanks in advance
  6. Brake Bleed Valve Tubing

    Maintenance and Service
    I'm about to change the brake fluid (1st gen CR-V). What diameter tubing should I buy to attach to the bleed valves? Thanks in advance.
  7. How to bleed radiator

    Problems & Issues
    I installed a new radiator, and I followed instruction in the owners manual. In the manual it says: 8. Pour coolant into the radiator up to the base of the filler neck. 9. Start the engine and let it run for about 30 seconds. Then turn off the engine. 10.Check the level in the radiator, add...
  8. Anyone bleed brakes without pulling the wheels?

    Maintenance and Service
    I need to do a fluid flush this weekend. I crawled under there and I think I can get to the bleeders without pulling the wheels. I know the V is so cool for jacking and I have stands. But, I'm lazy and I have a bad back so I'd rather avoid pulling the wheels if I can. Anyone else try...
  9. Brake bleed sequence?

    Maintenance and Service
    Hi all, I've got a 2002 CRV and will be bleeding the brakes soon. Can anyone confirm the sequence for bleeding. I read on one thread that the sequence is L/F, R/F, R/R, L/R, though I didn't see much else that confirmed this. edit: also wanted to add that the CRV had the brakes bled 3 years...
  10. Brake Fluid Flush Questions...

    Maintenance and Service
    We're at 86K mi now on our 2005 CR-V. Suspect that the brake fluid has never been flushed. The plan is to spend a morning next week to flush. For those of you that have done this before- How much fluid did you go through for a complete flush? Is there are an alternate order to flushing the...
  11. replacing bleed screw

    Maintenance and Service
    Good evening, I bled the brakes earlier today and notice a very slight leak from the left rear. Does anyone have any advice/experience on replacing a bleed screw? Thanks for any info
  12. Gen 2 Clutch Bleed

    Maintenance and Service
    I had every intention of bleeding my clutch today. AND THEN: I couldn't find the slave cylinder. After poking around a while (following the clutch hydraulic lines until they disappeared) I found the cylinder...but then ran out of time so I never actually saw the bleeder. The Helms manual...
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