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  1. Where to find back brake light cable?

    The Boulevard
    I just bought a used 2001 Intruder 800 and am working on getting the rear brake light working, the light works for the front brake. I found that the cable from the rear brake pedal to the brake light switch is broken. I can't seem to find this cable anywhere though. Maybe I'm searching using the...
  2. HELP! 2006 M50 Front Brake Has No Pressure

    Marauder M50 Secret Hideaway
    Greetings everyone & thanx in advance for your help! I set out today to change the brake fluid on my bike. Everything was going well as my buddy and I bled and added new fluid (Bel Ray Super Dot4). When it ran clear after the third cycle, we lost all pressure in the line. We were careful to...
  3. Freshly Reconditioned Front Brakes - BLEEDING PROBLEM. Help required

    Mechanics Corner
    I apologise in advance for this long thread. I just wanted to lay out all the facts. I've struggled with this problem for quite some time and am really stuck so any good advice is welcome. Bike: 1986 Blue/White GSX-R1100G. Excellent original condition. 30,000km's. Equipment: OEM brake...
  4. front brakes are too soft

    Mechanics Corner
    I recently replaced the front brake pads on my '86 intruder 700, and now the brake lever has gone soft. After replacing the pads I bled the line with a vacuum bleeder. There is still a small amount of pressure first then it stiffens up at the end when it is about to hit the handle on the lever...
  5. rear brake issues

    New Member Pitstop
    new master cylinder,lines and caliper kit with new pads but missing pad spring clip, problem no air in line but rear travel not enough to engage disc(completely retracts):fight1:
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