Brakes & ABS


Master Cylinder
• Be careful not to bend or damage the brake pipes when removing the master cylinder.
• Do not spill brake fluid on the car; it may damage the paint; if brake fluid does contact the paint, wash it off immediate-
ly with water.
• To prevent spills, cover the hose joints with rags or shop towels.
• Before reassembling, check that all parts are free of dust and other foreign particles.
• Do not try to disassemble the master cylinder assembly. Replace the master cylinder assembly with a new part if
• Make sure no dirt or other foreign matter is allowed to contaminate the brake fluid.
• Do not reuse the drained fluid. Use only clean DOT3 or 4 brake fluid.
• When connecting the brake pipes, make sure that there is no interference between the brake pipes and other parts.