First ride after fork rebuild: brake funkiness + fork oil question
blackgpz at rochester.rr.com
Thu Jul 3 13:08:32 PDT 2008
They can be lubed but need some play so the calipers can float. They wear as
they take the brunt of the braking forces put on the caliper. All I can
think is that so much other stuff on the front end was moving that now that
everything is tight, it's the only thing you notice.
Steve in Western NY
'02 Daytona 955i
'08 KLR 650
"You Can't Fix Stupid", Ron White
----- Original Message -----
From: "1KPerDay" <1kperday at gmail.com>
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Sent: Thursday, July 03, 2008 3:53 PM
Subject: Re: First ride after fork rebuild: brake funkiness + fork oil
>I considered that... can they be lubed? Why would it all of a sudden
> start doing it? Just get reinstalled a little differently than before?
> On 7/3/08, Steve Northrop <blackgpz at rochester.rr.com> wrote:
>> It's the calipers on the slide pins.
> Utah Jeff
> '96 SheePz1100
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