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Old 10-25-2009, 10:05 PM   #1
Lobo
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Do BMWs have speed bleeders for the brakes?

I think I read about speed bleeders (one way bleeder valves) somewhere on this forum. I went out and bought some for my Suburban, and they really made bleeding my brakes easy. I was thinking about ordering some speed bleeders for my BMWs, but I noticed that they aren't available for late models (newer than 1999). So I check the Bentley manual that I just bought and it looks like bleeding is done the same way I would do it with speed bleeders.

Do newer BMWs (1999 and newer) have speed bleeders already installed?
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