Home Auto Repair 2000 Lincoln LS Manual Transaxle/ Transmission and Clutch Bleed Procedure

2000 Lincoln LS Manual Transaxle/ Transmission and Clutch Bleed Procedure

Download 1. WARNING: Brake fluid contains polyglycol ethers and polyglycols. Avoid contact with eyes. Wash hands thoroughly after handling. If brake fluid contacts eyes, flush eyes with running water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention if irritation persists. If taken internally, drink water and induce vomiting. Get medical attention immediately. CAUTION: Brake fluid is harmful to painted or plastic surfaces. If the brake fluid is spilled onto a painted or plastic surface, wash it immediately with water. NOTE: Make sure of absolute cleanliness when filling the brake fluid reservoir. NOTE: Do not re-use brake fluid. Fill the brake fluid reservoir with High Performance DOT3 Motor Vehicle Brake Fluid C6AZ-19542-AB or equivalent meeting Ford specifcation ESA-M6C25-A, DOT3. 2. Raise and support the vehicle. For additional information, refer toSection 100-02. 3. Remove the dust cover. 4. Remove the bleed nipple cover. 5. Bleed the clutch system. Attach a proprietary bleed jar to the bleed nipple and open the bleed nipple one turn. Depress the clutch pedal repeatedly until the emerging fluid is free of bubbles; always make sure that there is sufficient fluid (5 mm [0.2 in] above the MAX) in the reservoir. After bleeding, tighten the bleed nipple. Install the bleed nipple cover. Install the dust cover. After bleeding, lower the vehicl and depress the clutch 10 times and check that it is functioning correctly. 6. NOTE: