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Old 03-08-2003, 12:57 PM
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All the bleeder screws I've seen on the Benz's are 9mm. I prefer to use a box wrench as it allow free flow of the fluid. Only use a socket to break the bleeder loose.

Can be done without the hose/tubing. The tubing allows for capture of the expelled fluid and no mess on the ground.
Mike Tangas
'73 280SEL 4.5 (9/72)- RIP
Only 8,173 units built from 5/71 thru 11/72

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