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The master cylinder MUST be bleed first before any bleeding at the wheels can occur. if you do not do this, you will be bleeding for hours.

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Q: How do you bleed brakes on a 2001 Saturn sl1 Pedal goes to floor replaced master cylinder and cannot get pedal up even after bleeding?
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