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Having issues trying to bleed the brakes no matter what I do

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Having issues trying to bleed the brakes no matter what I do I can’t geg a pedal
Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Are these the orignial brakes?
Customer: 86k no
Assistant: What is the model/year of your Peugeot?
Customer: 08 308 1.6 sport
Assistant: Are you fixing your 308 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Replaced master cylinder and a rear Caliper. Not getting any brake pressure at nsr caliper even when pressing the brake
Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Possibly lost all fluid so maybe air in system not managing to bleed

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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Ok thanks.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No email is fine

If all brake fluid was lost during the work then the ABS system will need bleeding .

You will need a ABS diagnostic tool or the dealer diagnostic tool to bleed the system correctly .

Not much you can do without this tool ,

What you could try if you don't have access to this tool is to do a conventional bleeding and then drive onto a gravel road and do a few emergency brakes so the ABS kicks in ,this sometimes bleeds the ABS pump.

Then bleed the system again and if needed repeat.

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