Download  Print this page

Brakes - Kawasaki Z1000SX 2012 Owner's Manual

Hide thumbs



Brake Wear Inspection
Inspect the brakes for wear. For each
front and rear disc brake caliper, if the
thickness of either pad is less than 1
mm (0.04 in.), replace both pads in the
caliper as a set. Pad replacement
should be done by an authorized Ka-
wasaki dealer.
A. Lining Thickness
B. 1 mm (0.04 in.)
Brake Fluid -
In accordance with the Periodic
Maintenance Chart, inspect the brake
fluid level in both the front and rear
brake fluid reservoirs and change the
brake fluid. The brake fluid should also
be changed if it becomes contami-
nated with dirt or water.
Fluid Requirement
Use heavy-duty brake fluid only from
a container marked DOT4.
Do not spill brake fluid onto any
painted surface.
Do not use fluid from a container
that has been left open or that
has been unsealed for a long
Check for fluid leakage around
the fittings.
Check brake hose for damage.


Table of Contents

This manual is also suitable for:

Z1000sx abs 2012Z1000 2012Z1000 abs 2012

Comments to this Manuals

Symbols: 0
Latest comments: