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1985 Volvo 740 GLE: bleed..the right rear caliper..bled

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1985 Volvo 740 GLE w/ATE rear calipers (new). When try to bleed the right rear caliper, i only get a small amount of fluid coming out. I took the caliper off and bled the line and still only got a small amount of fluid. The other brakes bleed normally. It appears to have steel lines all the way up to the junction.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 7 years ago.

hi larry

does it have the rubber line that connects to the caliper

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 7 years ago.

the rubber line will collapse on the inside restricting the fluid...this is common thing ...may be the problem since the car is over 20 years old

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