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PostPosted: Fri Jun 15, 2012 3:52 pm 
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greenstiles wrote:
Sell them at a profit and get better brakes ! As an ex mechanic i hate Hayes, but when they are not playing up they work well.

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Sadly it's true even when they are working they are pretty useless. I sold both my sets for dime slx ones, they are in a different league to Hayes 9s


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As much as i havent had problems with mine, i am considering replacing them with some (more) hope mono mini's!
Prefer the modulation.


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You can get pistons out with a track pump.


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PostPosted: Sat Jun 16, 2012 8:12 am 
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indeed you can, either pushing it over a bleed nipple or a threaded hole using a plastic cone shaped football adaptor.


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well when i had to do a juicy caliper before i took the hose from the master cylinder and that went straight into my pump schraeder end.


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