1. Autos
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Repairing a Brake Line

By

1 of 4

Preparing to Replace a Brake Line
Repairing a Brake Line
Peter Schinkel/Flickr
Your brakes are very important. Brakes are no place to get skimpy. If you need to replace a broken, brittle or leaking brake line, do it sooner rather than later.

What you'll need:

  • Brake fluid
  • New brake lines
  • Open end wrenches
  • Clean rags

Before you begin, be sure your car is safely supported on jack stands. Remove the wheel and you're ready to get busy.

  1. About.com
  2. Autos
  3. Auto Repair
  4. Fix It Yourself!
  5. How to Repair a Brake Line on Your Car

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.