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Author Topic: Clutch Bleed Nipple?  (Read 3190 times)

Offline Peter Burgess

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Clutch Bleed Nipple?
« on: December 09, 2013, 08:18:41 PM »
My 2003 1.9tdi is overdue a fluid change.
My haynes manual shows the location for a 5 speed box, but mine is six speed.
Looking into the engine bay there is a nipple to the right of center at the top of the gearbox. Is this the one? I'm used to seeing them bolted to a slave cylinder. This one doesn't seem all that secure as the fitting it's connected to moves with it.
It's just visible between the engine cover & the battery cover.
I don't want to damage anything, so some advice from someone in the know would be appreciated.

Thanks,

Peter.

Offline Mirez

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Re: Clutch Bleed Nipple?
« Reply #1 on: December 10, 2013, 06:15:13 PM »
Yeah thats it, I did mine some time ago to be fair but I don't recall it being wobbly! I did mine whist I did another job (can't actually remember what it was) but I had the battery and battery tray out which makes life much easier. If I remember correctly there were a few air bubbles in there :(
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Offline Peter Burgess

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Re: Clutch Bleed Nipple?
« Reply #2 on: December 12, 2013, 02:10:35 PM »
Thank you very much.
As a nervous ammature, I needed reassurance!
Regards,
Peter.

 

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