Front Master Cylinder Removal
Front Brake Fluid Reservoir Bracket Bolt [A]
Remove the banjo bolt [A] to disconnect the brake hose
from the master cylinder.
Brake fluid quickly damages painted plastic sur-
faces; any spilled fluid should be completely
washed away immediately.
Take care not to spill the brake fluid on the painted or
Temporarily secure the end of the brake hose to some
high place to keep fluid loss to a minimum.
Immediately wash away any brake fluid that spills.
Remove the clamp bolts [B], and take off the master cylin-
der [C] as an assembly with the reservoir, brake lever, and
brake light switch installed.
Remove the fuel tank (see Fuel Tank Removal in the Fuel
System (DFI) chapter).
Other than US and CA models, remove the canister (see
Evaporative Emission Control System Inspection (AU,
CAL, CN, ID, MY, PH, SEA-B1, SEA-B3, TH and WVTA
(FULL) Models) in the Periodic Maintenance chapter).
For US and CA models, open the clamp [A].
Slide the dust cover [B].
Disconnect the front brake light switch connector [C].