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Changing Brake Fluid

I need to change the brake fluid on my 05 Ford Taurus. Is it safe to do it on my own. I change my own oil, spark plugs, and maintain the car myself, hoever I have never dealt with brake fluid. I was told that my brake fluid id contaminated.

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  • David Hopkins
    David Hopkins May 11, 2010

    contaminated? with what? and how?



    Changine your fluid is not difficult and can certainly be done on your own.. there are several kits available for small prices at local auto stores that assist in "single hand" brake bleeding. Which is the process used in changing your fluid.



    If you still need assistance, please dont hesitate to contact me.

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Yes, it is quite simple actually

check out the following website for videos on what to do which is much easier to see than me telling you what to do.

http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/1157_brake-fluid-change.htm

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