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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-12-2006, 08:57 AM Thread Starter
 
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I cant get my Front brakes to grab without pumping them. I have bled them several times. I looked around and cannot see any signs of a leak, Am I missing something possibly?
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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-12-2006, 09:16 AM
 
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how did you bleed them? Sometimes you need to flush A LOT of fluid through to get rid of all of the air.
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how did you bleed them? Sometimes you need to flush A LOT of fluid through to get rid of all of the air.
+1 took me a whole can for just my fronts
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I have ran about 16oz thru them. I have an Ampro 1man bleeder system and I have followed the instructions to the T
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make sure all your banjo bolts are snug. if one of them is seeping, it will do that.
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does the lever lose pressure without moving the bike , or only when riding?
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I have got to move the bike for pressure to drop. Any suggestions?
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sounds like a bent rotor.
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is your master cylinder ok? any reason you may have damaged components?
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