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Haw to bleed abs brakes on my Renault Mégane brake pedal spongy.

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When bleeding brakes always use a hose (windsheild wiper hose works great) put one end of the hose on the bleeder cap and the other end in a bottle of brake fuild so no air get's back into the line.

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If the brakes are spongy you will have to bleed the brakes again. It sounds like there is still air in them.
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could be the master but NOT the booster
the booster increases pedal effort and when it goes you have a HARD pedal

...go to your parts store and ask for a brake booster bleeder kit and bench bleed the master on the car...if the pedal is still spongy then YES its the master

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Does sound like you need a new master cylinder. On a 2000 you wont need to back bleed. You will just need to follow the instruction and bleed the master and all four points. you will probably need to bleed the ABS block and proportioning valve but only if they have bleeders on them.

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what kind of vehicle?? wheel cylinder maybe, ... look in side rim for fluid... does new master loose fluid?? did you bleed brakes after new master install???

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