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I have 2003-2004 NEW Cobra PBR Calipers and they are marked L & R. I know that stands for Left and Right. I just want to be sure that the Left is referred to the Driver side, and Right is Passenger, Correct? I'm pretty sure I got it right, just want to double check.

Thanks, Rob.
 

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Isn't it kind of weird for the brake bleeders to be on top? I thought they were usually on the bottom. This means when ever I bleed the brakes, the fluid is going to drip all over my Factory Red Powder Coat on the capliers.
 

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Yep. On top of that, you have to rotate the caliper up with something between the pads when you bleed it. Otherwise, you can't get the air pocket out that's just above the bleeder valve.
 

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Fed, what did you use to put in between when you bleed?
 

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They wouldn't bleed very well with the bleeders on the bottom.
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Put a short length of rubber hose on the bleed screw, leading in to a container of brake fluid. no mess. ;)
 

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I HAD THE SAME TWO QUESTIONS!

yeah was L and R left&right for driver & passenger side

and if so, why is the bleeder valve UP?

is this why chevy guys are always making fun of me?
 

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Rob...get some clear hose that fits just over the bleeder screw. Then when you open the bleeder and your friend pushes the brake pedal, you can see when the bubbles stop.

Others have had luck with the mighty vac, but it didn't work well for me.
 

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Thanks for all the advice guys. Wow those Cobra calipers sure do look pretty.
 

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Regarding "L and R", just think of it as the driver's perspective when he is sitting in the car (facing forward!).
 
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