answersLogoWhite

Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2007-02-25 15:20:30

Supplies:
1) Good Helper
2) Fresh Dot 3 Brake fluid.
3) 3 feet or so of clean tubing to fit the bleed value.
4) Clear container to catch fluid.
5) Proper size Box/Open end wrench. [So you will not round the corners] Step 1. Fill the clutch master cylinder with fluid and then get under the Vehicle. Attach clear tubing to the bleeder and put the other end in a container so you do not get fluid all over you and it helps to keep air from entering the slave cylinder. Open the bleeder until fluid starts to run out. Close the valve. Step 2. Have your Helper press the clutch pedal a few times, then hold it to the floor. While the pedal is on the floor open the bleeder screw quickly and close it again. Release the pedal and press it again and open and close the bleeder screw on the slave cylinder again. You will need to do the press and bleed several times to get all the air out. Once it is out the pedal will feel normal when pressed and you will know the system is working. Also, a good indicator is when no air bubbles come out of the slave cylinder bleeder screw. Helper's Second Job, Since you are under the Vehicle.
Do not let the level in the clutch master cylinder get too low as air will enter the system and you will have to start all over bleeding. Remember, no air in the system is the key to good actuation of the pedal. I've heard of reverse bleeding, but have not tried it yet. If you want to reverse bleed it buy a small pump oil can. Clean it good with brake clean. After it is cleaned out fill with brake fluid and put a small hose on the end. Clean the bleeder value as well since most do not have the protective cap still. Put the hose on the bleed screw and pump fluid slowly until bubbles are out of the top. Do not use a can contaminated with oil or it will ruin the seals. Good Luck and Remember.
Change Your Mind, Not Your Oil.
Use the First In Synthetic Motor Oil's.
See My Bio For Information & Contact Details.

001
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Your Answer

Still Have Questions?

Related Questions

How does a brake bleed screw work on a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder?

The bleed screw on the calipers of brake systems are for 'bleeding' air out of the brake lines.


How do lower the spare tire on a 1998 Nissan pathfinder?

can I move my spare tire thats on the back of 1998 pathfinder to under the vehicle


Does a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder have a speedometer cable?

No, this Pathfinder does not have a speedometer cable. It has a speed sensor on the transfer case.


How do you remove crankshaft pulley bolt from a Nissan Pathfinder is it right or left hand thread?

1998 Nissan pathfinder crankshaft pulley bolt is right handed.


1998 Nissan Pathfiner the speedometer and heat gauge quit workin?

1998 Nissan Pathfinder the speedometer and heat gauge quit workin?


How do you replace a 1998 Nissan Frontier fan clutch?

On


Where is the speed sensor located on a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder Automatic?

It is located in the transfer case!


Is it difficult to change the oil filter on a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder?

no only two minutes


What is the tire size of tire of a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder?

265 70 R 15


How do you bleed a 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 clutch system?

If you look hard enought there is a way to bleed the clutch but its a whole process....,they come pre bleed from the factory so theres no manufacture instructions


What does this havoline oil filter tfc-521 fit?

Nissan Pathfinder LE 1998


What is the wiring color for an amplifier for a pathfinder 98?

The wiring color code for an amplifier in a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder is blue or blue and white. This is the amplifier turn on wire.


How to adjust the clutch on a 1998 Nissan Sentra?

I have no idea to bad huh PEaCE


Does Nissan Pathfinder 1998 is a timing chain?

It has a timing belt which must be changed every 106,000 miles.


Why would your 1998 Nissan Pathfinder not fire after installing a new distributor?

Check if there is spark and that you have properly installed distributor.


Will a 1995 Nissan Pathfinder transmission fit a 1998 qx4 infinity?

No , it the pathfinder was a 96 yes. totally different trans. 96-99.5 path finder is same as 98 qx4


Where is the cabin air filter on a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder?

This is for a 1999.5-2004....1998 could be in the same place http://www.courtesyparts.com/instruct/inst_B7200-00003_01.html


How can you bleed a Rover 400 1998 hydraulic clutch?

The Hydraulic clutch fitted to the rover 400 is a sealed unit and the only thing that you can do is to replace the complete unit


How do you replace the flasher relay on a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder 4WD?

To replace the flasher relay on a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder 4WD, unplug the old turn signal flasher and plug in the new one. It is a three prong plug located under the dash on the driver's side. The hazard flasher relay works the same way.


What are the mileage intervals to change the timing belt on a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder with a 3.3 V6?

The Nissan maintenance manual states that the timing belt should be replaced at 103,000 miles.


How do you bleed a clutch master cylinder in a 1998 s-10?

It is important that you bench bleed the unit before you install it and keep the reservoir full during the process.


What does diagnostic code P0440 mean on a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder.?

Trouble code P0440 means:Evaporative emission control system malfunction


What does error code p0440 on a 1998 Nissan pathfinder mean?

Trouble code P0440 means:Evaporative emission control system malfunction


Why is speedometer and odometer not working 1998 Nissan pathfinder?

maybe your speed sensor is bad you will get a check engine light on the dashboard too.


When to replace rear universal joint on a 1998 Nissan Pathfiner?

The rear universal joint on a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder should be replaced when it becomes worn out or broken. Symptoms of a worn joint include rough handling and suspension issues.


Still have questions?