Periodic Maintenance Procedures
Follow the procedure below to install the rear brake fluid
reservoir cap correctly.
First, tighten the rear brake fluid reservoir cap [B] clock-
wise [C] by hand until slight resistance is felt indicating
that the cap is seated on the reservoir body, then tighten
the cap an additional 1/6 turn [D] while holding the brake
fluid reservoir body [A].
After changing the fluid, check the brake for good braking
power, no brake drag, and no fluid leakage.
If necessary, bleed the air from the lines.
Master Cylinder Rubber Parts Replacement
Front Master Cylinder Disassembly
Remove the front master cylinder (see Front Master Cylin-
der Removal in the Brakes chapter).
Remove the reservoir cap [A], plate [B] and diaphragm
Unscrew the locknut [D] and pivot bolt [E], and remove
the brake lever.
Pull the dust cover [F] out of place, and remove the circlip
Special Tool - Inside Circlip Pliers: 57001-143
Pull out the piston assy [H].
Do not remove the secondary cup from the piston
since removal will damage it.
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