In Focus: Master Cylinder Brake Bleeder and Plug Kit

Feb. 6, 2020
The bleeder adapters fit most makes and models to remove air from the master cylinder.

The Thexton Master Cylinder Brake Bleeder and Plug Kit, No. 849, includes long-lasting aluminum adapters for SAE and Metric fittings. Bleeder adapters fit most makes and models to remove air from the master cylinder. The kit also includes the new Ford F-150, Escape, and Focus adapters. The plugs enable the technician to isolate the master cylinder from other brake components. The plugs also test whether the internal seals are leaking or in good condition. The kit includes bleeder and plug adapters for the following: SAE: (2) 3/8-24, (2) 7/16-24, (2) 9/16-18, (2) 9/16-20, and (2) 1/2-20. Metric: (4) M10x1.0, (4) M10x1.25, (1) M10x 1.5, (2) M11x1.5, (2) M12x1.0, (2) M12x1.5, (2) M13x1.5, and (2) M14x1.5. Also included: (4) check valve assemblies, (4) bleeder hoses, and (1) tubing holder.

Application 

The Thexton Master Cylinder Brake Bleeding and Plug Kit, No. 849, is ideal for ensuring a vehicle's master cylinder is functioning correctly. 

Features and Benefits

  • Aluminum adapters for SAE and metric fittings
  • Adapters fit most makes and models 
  • Plugs enable isolation of the master cylinder from other brake components and tests

 Selling Points 

  • Bleeder adapters fit most makes and models to remove air from the master cylinder.
  • Plugs enable the technician to isolate the master cylinder from the other brake components.
  • Plugs test whether the internal seals are leaking or in good condition.
  • Includes the new Ford F-150, Escape, and Focus adapters.

Origin

The product was developed to help aid in bleeding the master cylinder. The kit includes a variety of sizes so technicians have the right bleeder or plug for the job.

Manufacturing/Engineering Specifications 

This product is made in the U.S. from aluminum parts. The kit includes bleeder and plug adapters for the following: SAE: (2) 3/8-24, (2) 7/16-24, (2) 9/16-18, (2) 9/16-20, and (2) 1/2-20. Metric: (4) M10x1.0, (4) M10x1.25, (1) M10x 1.5, (2) M11x1.5, (2) M12x1.0, (2) M12x1.5, (2) M13x1.5, and (2) M14x1.5. Also included in the kit are (4) check valve assemblies, (4) bleeder hoses, and a tubing holder.

Storage and Display

The product is shipped in a box. All of the contents have a location that is seen on the inside label of the clear plastic case. The product should be displayed open on a shelf when the vehicle isn’t in motion.

Suggested Retail Price 

$212.48

For More Information 

Visit www.thexton.com or call 800-328-6277.

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