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      11-09-2012, 09:17 PM   #1
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Bleeding Brake Fluid

I'm about to change my brake fluid soon and I need to buy a power bleeder, does anyone have a preference between the Motive Power bleeder and a suction type pneumatic bleeder? Also should I get the fluid from BMW or does the auto part store brand work alright? Thanks.
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      11-09-2012, 10:42 PM   #2
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Use DOT4 fluid and a partner to pump the brakes.
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      11-10-2012, 01:24 PM   #3
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I like my motive, its nice for a one person job. If you have easy access to bribe someone into pumping the brakes for you, then that way is just as quick imo.
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