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Materials Required
Item [Specification]
* High Performance DOT 3 Motor Vehicle Brake Fluid PM-1-C (US); CPM-1-C (Canada) [WSS-M6C62-A]
* Metal Brake Parts Cleaner PM-4-A or PM-4-B (US); CPM-4 (Canada)

Item - Part Number - Description
1 - Brake fluid level warning switch electrical connector
2 - Brake tube fittings
3 - W382802 - Master cylinder nuts (2 required)
4 - 2140 - Brake master cylinder assembly

Removal and Installation

WARNING: Use of any other than approved DOT 3 motor vehicle brake fluid will cause permanent damage to brake components and will render the brakes inoperative. Failure to follow these instructions may result in personal injury.

WARNING: Carefully read cautionary information on product label. For EMERGENCY MEDICAL INFORMATION seek medical advice. In the USA or Canada on Ford/Motorcraft products call: 1-800-959-3673. For additional information, consult the product Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) if available. Failure to follow these instructions may result in personal injury.

CAUTION: Brake fluid is harmful to painted and plastic surfaces. If brake fluid is spilled onto a painted or plastic surface, immediately wash it with water.

1) Disconnect the battery.

2) Disconnect the brake fluid level warning switch electrical connector.

3) Using a suitable suction device, remove the brake fluid from the brake master cylinder reservoir.

4) If equipped with a manual transmission, disconnect the clutch master cylinder feed.
* Plug the clutch master cylinder feed hose.

5) If installing a new brake master cylinder, remove the brake fluid reservoir.

6) Disconnect the 2 brake tube fittings and plug the brake tubes and the brake master cylinder ports.
* To install, tighten to 15 Nm (11 lb-ft).

7) NOTE: Install new master cylinder nuts.
Remove and discard the 2 master cylinder nuts.
* To install, tighten to 30 Nm (22 lb-ft).

8) Remove the brake master cylinder assembly.

9) To install, reverse the removal procedure.
* Bleed the master cylinder.
* If equipped with a manual transmission, bleed the clutch master cylinder.
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