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Bleeding Brakes Quiz
by Staff
The preparations required for bleeding brakes are relatively simple. How knowledgeable are you when it comes to bleeding brakes? Take this quiz and find out!

What happens when you bleed your brakes?

  • Your brake fluid is drained
  • Your brakes lines are flushed with water
  • Air is removed from your brake lines

How often should brakes be bled?

  • Every 2 to 3 years
  • Every 5 to 10 years
  • Every 2,000 miles

How does air get trapped in brake lines?

  • During certain types of servicing
  • If there is a leak
  • Worn pads
  • All of the above

How many methods are there for bleeding brakes?

  • 3
  • 5
  • 2

Why types of systems are braking systems?

  • Open system
  • Closed system
  • None of the above

How many people are needed to bleed brakes properly?

  • 1
  • 2
  • Either 1 or 2

Why is it important to keep brake fluid under control when bleeding brakes?

  • Brake fluid ruins car paint on contact
  • Brake fluid rusts brake lines
  • Brake fluid rusts pistons

What type of job is brake bleeding?

  • Messy
  • Labor intensive
  • All of the above

What type of wrench is typically needed for bleeding disc brakes?

  • 10 mm box wrench
  • 8 mm box wrench
  • 10 mm monkey wrench

What type of wrench is typically needed for bleeding drum brakes?

  • 10 mm box wrench
  • 8 mm box wrench
  • 10 mm monkey wrench