A jar such as a jam jar is sufficient for use with a bleed tube when bleeding the brakes or clutch.

You can buy bleeder kits that include plastic containers. Most have tubing with one-way valves that allow one-man operation.

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Bleeding the brakes

Most car manufacturers recommend renewing the hydraulic brake fluid every 18 to 24 months. The fl...

Replacing a master cylinder and servo unit

If a master cylinder is leaking replace it. The cylinder is usually mounted on the bulkhead sepa...

How to bleed a clutch

Many cars have clutches that work hydraulically. The mechanism that operates them is sturdy and ...