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Yes, this is why I had the teflon tape on the nipples too. To prevent the pervert air from entering the caliper cavity while bleeding.On 2006-12-05 14:46, Avi8or wrote:
Teflon tape on the twead wont pervert air from entering, but would surely pervent fluid escaping and air entering (between nipple thread and caliper body) when bleeding the bu$$ers.
Anyhow it costs zilch and doesn't harm anything.
But seriously. It must work, as I never had any problems with air in the brakes and bleeding has been a quick job (the one and only time I had to do it while changing master cylinder).