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 Post subject: rear brake rubbish
PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 5:43 pm 
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shimano hydro disks and the back as got no stopping power .but loads left on the pads :x


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 6:36 pm 
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Bleed?


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 6:55 pm 
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pads.


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 6:59 pm 
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do they bleed the same as motor bikes :?: :facepalm:


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 7:03 pm 
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yep.

if the lever feels firm it will be contaminated pads.


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 7:23 pm 
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no its not firm


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 7:47 pm 
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Bleed then.

Err not sure how motorbike ones are done, id assume the same. Push fluid from caliper out of lever until no air remains. I think thats right for these.

Dont these also use mineral oil?


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 8:32 pm 
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yep yep yeppity yep


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 04, 2011 1:21 am 
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Which model? A huge percentage of BR.M485s leaked....


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 04, 2011 3:12 pm 
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D'oh! Ignore this post.


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