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post #1 of 3 Old 05-26-2007, 04:02 PM Thread Starter
 
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Angry Brakes feel funny

Why does my brake lever seem to almost touch the handle on setting one..did i get a p.o.s. its been doing it since i got it brand new... the brake pads are fine and i changed the lines to stainless and bled the shit out of them also i get surgeing from 30 to 50 mph i was told it was the back sprocket it happens more since i got a DID chain I DONT KNOW this sux ive just been keeping it above 60 but speed limit is only 60 lol any advice i would appreciate greatly
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There are a million posts on this topic. My advice is to get yourself a Brembo master cylinder at around $240 USD.
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post #3 of 3 Old 05-27-2007, 01:47 AM
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LOL I donít know who told you that but if someone told you that a "DID" chain will cause surging then he is an idiot. If you chain has a tight spot it might cause a surge feeling but I doubt you would notice it but you would hear a slapping unless you chain is way to tight then it could bind up. DID is a good chain there are better out there though but did is not bad.

When you bleed your brakes take the left side caliper off, put a piece of metal between the pads and bleed it holding it up so that the air does not get trapped in the section of line that curves over the fender.


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