help what an idiotHome › Forum › Bike Forum › help what an idiotOverviewBike ForumChat ForumFor SaleWantedForum HelpClassified RulesViewing 8 posts - 1 through 8 (of 8 total)help what an idiot andy9678MemberIve come to bleed my shimano xt785 brakes and low and behold ive lost the clear tube that goes on the caliper and syringe where the heck can i get one from Posted 5 years ago liam1974SubscriberWindscreen washer hose from your local car parts supplier should do the trick, take your syringe with you to get the right internal diameter. Posted 5 years ago bungleSubscriberDon’t panic. Air rises. Get caliper as low as poss, lever horizontal, fill from reservoir at top. Take your time, squeeze lever gently, watch bubbles, top up, repeat, takes ages but p’easy really. Posted 5 years ago ScapegoatSubscriberAn alternative source of tubing is an aquarium supplier Posted 5 years ago woodlikesbeerMemberGot mine in B&Q. I think it was the same aisle as the nails and screws (opposite side). Cost about £1.50 for a metre. Posted 5 years ago andy9678MemberWoodlikesbeer what was it called at b&q Posted 5 years ago mulacsMember+1 b&q, clear plastic tube, 3mm dia. £1/m 🙂 Posted 5 years ago compositeSubscriber Scapegoat – MemberAn alternative source of tubing is an aquarium supplierThis. Posted 5 years ago Viewing 8 posts - 1 through 8 (of 8 total)The topic ‘help what an idiot’ is closed to new replies.