97 dodge ram 1500 all wheel cylinder bleeder valves are rusted or broken

Asked by Jun 08, 2016 at 05:07 PM about the 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT 4WD Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

is there any other way to bleed brake lines all wheel valves are either rusted
closed or broken off

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No, air gets trapped in the top part of the calipers, so if you don't want to replace the calipers then your only choice is to take them off and drill out the broken bleeders or have it done, but watch the price, sometimes drilling and retapping can be higher than a replacement caliper.

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