Broken Bleed Screw Nipple Repair
on brakes on older vehicles is probably one of the most
unpleasant jobs a mechanic can do.
Between seized bolts, sticky pistons, fiddly clips and springs and broken
he must wonder if the foreman still loves him when he is given a
worst, of course, is a broken bleed nipple.
A straightforward job stops dead when they shear off.
Drilling out the remains of a broken nipple is rarely successful so a
replacement is ordered.
The cost of the job increases, the ramp is tied up and a lot of
other jobs run late.
Now repair the damage and fit a new nipple,
in under five minutes.
1. Drill out the broken part of the old
3. Screw in repair insert and nipple
incredibly simple and affordable solution to broken bleed nipples.
Now there is no need to throw away perfectly good brake calipers.
Instead, fit NIPPLE THERAPY in a few minutes and save yourself the
cost of a new caliper.
This kit contains one
purpose-engineered drill, one tap and an initial stock of
SIX repair inserts and nipples.
We sell top-up packs of inserts and nipples after you've used up
NOTE: Minimum stock around hole after drilling
should be at least 1/8".
in wooden box £65.00
Standard kit 6 - 8 mm. @ £65.00
Nipple Therapy Plus up to 10 mm. @ £65.00
Insert, bleed nipple and copper
Bag of 5 £25.00 plus
Bag of 10 £45.00 plus
Repair kits for
damaged internal threads
Timesert by Wurth, Ensat self tapping inserts,
EZ-LOK thick-wall inserts
66, Thurlow, Lowton,
Warrington, Lancs., WA3-2QN