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BLEEDING THE HYDRAULIC SYSTEM TG-A (CENTRAL HYDRAULIC FLUID M 3289 / PENTOSIN)

Bleeding the hydraulic system TG-A (central hydraulic fluid M 3289 / Pentosin)

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1 Connection to the clutch slave cylinder


2 Pressure bleeder
3 Collection Bottle
4 Expansion tank

Consumables

Hydraulic fluid / Pentosin


1 litre .......................................................................................................................................... 09.11003-0427
60 litres ...................................................................................................................................... 09.11003-0428
210 litres .................................................................................................................................... 09.11003-0429

Note: Only a pressure bleeder containing Pentosin may be used for bleeding purposes!
Other fluids, such as brake fluid or mineral oil, will damage the system.

Whilst different versions of the pressure bleeder, the bleeding process is always the same (the expansion
chamber is filled under pressure from the clutch slave cylinder)

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BLEEDING THE HYDRAULIC SYSTEM TG-A (CENTRAL HYDRAULIC FLUID M 3289 / PENTOSIN)

Bleeding the hydraulic system TG-A


(Central hydraulic fluid M 3289/Pentosin) 1

Note: To bleed, only use the pressure bleeder


containing "Pentosin"!
Using a different fluid, such as braking fluid or
mineral oil, will damage the system

− Connect the collecting bottler 1 to the expansion


container 2 for the bleeding process

− Connect the pressure filling device 2 to the


bleed valve 1 on the clutch slave cylinder 1
2

− Open the bleed valve on the clutch slave cylinder


and switch on the pressure bleeder 1 3
The fluid is pumped upwards at a pressure of
1.5 bar into the expansion tank 3
− Continue pumping the fluid upwards until it
emerges free of bubbles in the collecting 2
bottle 2
− Close the bleed valve in the slave cylinder and
switch off the filling device

− Operate the clutch pedal several times


− Connect the collecting bottle to the bleed valve of
the slave cylinder
1
− Depress the clutch pedal and hold down
− Open the bleed valve and release all the
remaining air
− Close the bleed valve
− Release the clutch pedal

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