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Replaced the two front calipers and I can't bleed the brakes.
Using a vacuum bleeder; nothing comes out.
I know the ignition needs to be on to bleed the rears, but the fronts, I thought, bled like regular brakes.
Oh, this is a Teves setup.
 

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I've never bled front or rear with the engine on. I usually use the old pedal pump method. Never had much luck with the vacuum method.
 

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Teves brakes are 'different'.
Your foot pedal releases high pressure fluid from an electric pump to apply the brakes.
 
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