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Old 26-05-17, 04:07 PM   #1
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Default Brake fault after leak

Afternoon all. I have an issue with my 207 GTi. The rear brake line was leaking and the fluid level dropped low in the brake fluid reservoir. I have bled the brakes from the caliper but still the pedal drops straight to the floor. Cannot see any bleed screws for the master cylinder. What are my options? Thanks in advance...
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Old 26-05-17, 09:23 PM   #2
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Need to bleed all 4 corners starting with the furthest away 1st (usually in the following order, n/s rear then o/s rear, n/s front then finally o/s front)
Making sure you keep the reservoir topped at all times.
That's the very basics of it
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Old 26-05-17, 09:30 PM   #3
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Is there a bleed screw on the master cylinder?

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Old 27-05-17, 02:44 PM   #4
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should be alright with a pressure bleeder, if not you may need pp2000 or simular set to 'bleed brakes' to remove the air from the abs pump.
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Old 27-05-17, 04:41 PM   #5
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If you can get enough of a pedal to make the brakes work a little you can drive it and stamp on the brakes to pulse the abs this will purge the air out if you dont have planet
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