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Old 09-09-2003, 04:09 PM
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Need some help with part number

I am trying to build my own pressure bleeder for the brakes, and I am wondering if anyone has the part number for the brake fluid cap for a e46? Thanks!
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I am trying to build my own pressure bleeder for the brakes, and I am wondering if anyone has the part number for the brake fluid cap for a e46? Thanks!
The cap that goes on top of the reservior for the master cylinder?

You can get just the adapter (cap part) that fits your car from Motive and attach your own hose to it....

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I am trying to build my own pressure bleeder for the brakes, and I am wondering if anyone has the part number for the brake fluid cap for a e46? Thanks!
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Old 09-09-2003, 07:48 PM
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It's a generic sized cap. Look at the DIY bleeder info on apexcone.com
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Thanks for all the help!

doeboy - yeah I saw that cap, but if I order that it wouldn't be a true diy bleeder
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Thanks for all the help!

doeboy - yeah I saw that cap, but if I order that it wouldn't be a true diy bleeder
I wonder if you could find a Gatorade bottle lid that fits....
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