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#1 offroadsubaruguy

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Posted 13 July 2005 - 03:04 PM

how much fluid do i need to do an entire brake system flush.....i dont want to go to brake 's plus cause they screw ya, just like every other brakes place...... anyway, rough guess would be good...... thanks

#2 mwatt

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Posted 13 July 2005 - 03:29 PM

how much fluid do i need to do an entire brake system flush.....i dont want to go to brake 's plus cause they screw ya, just like every other brakes place...... anyway, rough guess would be good...... thanks


A 1 pint (16 oz) can was sufficient when I flushed the brake fluid on my wife's '98 Outback.

#3 NorthLight

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Posted 14 July 2005 - 12:46 AM

I used about that, maybe a little more because I had to replace one of my rear calipers. I also replaced all the brake hoses too, which is a good idea if yours haven't been changed in a long time.

#4 offroadsubaruguy

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Posted 14 July 2005 - 05:53 AM

im switching over to steel braided brake lines, since i noticed my rubbers are really squishy, but thanks for the info guys!!!




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