IIRC, only the gravity method doesn't work with ABS. You should build one
of the pressure bleeders from a small pump-up sprayer. It's cheap and works
great.
Someone here posted the instructions years ago - - -

On Sat, Aug 5, 2017 at 7:17 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes <
mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:

> It's been a while I could not remember if mitivac worked with abs or not.
> I have 2 or 3 of them, but can't find the stupid hoses and the reservoir
> that goes with it. Will probably buy a new set.
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> > On Aug 5, 2017, at 7:03 PM, OK Don via Mercedes <mercedes@okiebenz.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > Yes, any air in the system will render it worthless.
> >
> > Yes, you can use the mityvac solo to bleed the brakes - just watch the
> > reservoir level.
> >
> > On Sat, Aug 5, 2017 at 6:55 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes <
> > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:
> >
> >> I can't imagine just the right rear needing to be bleed will affect the
> >> whole system. Maybe so.
> >>
> >> Sent from my iPhone
> >>
> >>> On Aug 5, 2017, at 6:17 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes <
> >> mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Just gravity bleed it.  Fill reservoir, attach drain line to right rear
> >> caliper bleeder and direct into can, let it bleed while keeping the
> >> reservoir full.  Takes some time, watch the drip drip until no more sure
> >> bubbles coming out, close bleeder.
> >>>
> >>> Don't forget the rear compartment of the reservoir.
> >>> --
> >>> Max Dillon
> >>> Charleston SC
> >>> '87 300TD
> >>> '95 E300
> >>> _______________________________________
> >>> http://www.okiebenz.com
> >>>
> >>> To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/
> >>>
> >>> To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:
> >>> http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com
> >>>
> >>
> >>
> >> _______________________________________
> >> http://www.okiebenz.com
> >>
> >> To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/
> >>
> >> To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:
> >> http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com
> >>
> >>
> >
> >
> > --
> > OK Don
> >
> > *“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow-mindedness, and many
> of
> > our people need it sorely on these accounts.”* – Mark Twain
> >
> > "There are three kinds of men: The ones that learns by reading. The few
> who
> > learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence
> > for themselves."
> >
> > WILL ROGERS, *The Manly Wisdom of Will Rogers*
> > 2013 F150, 18 mpg
> > 2017 Subaru Legacy, 30 mpg
> > 1957 C182A, 12 mpg - but at 150 mph!
> > _______________________________________
> > http://www.okiebenz.com
> >
> > To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/
> >
> > To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:
> > http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com
> >
>
>
> _______________________________________
> http://www.okiebenz.com
>
> To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/
>
> To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:
> http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com
>
>


-- 
OK Don

*“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow-mindedness, and many of
our people need it sorely on these accounts.”* – Mark Twain

"There are three kinds of men: The ones that learns by reading. The few who
learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence
for themselves."

WILL ROGERS, *The Manly Wisdom of Will Rogers*
2013 F150, 18 mpg
2017 Subaru Legacy, 30 mpg
1957 C182A, 12 mpg - but at 150 mph!
_______________________________________
http://www.okiebenz.com

To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/

To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:
http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com

Reply via email to