BMW R1150RT - MAINTENANCE INTEGRAL ABS Maintenance Manual Page 41

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Checking brake fluid level
(Inspections II and III)
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Note:
The brake fluid level in the sight glass/brake fluid
reservoirs of control circuits remains constant de-
spite wear of the brake pads.
If the level drops below the MIN mark, this indicates
some other fault.
Front brake
Place the motorcycle on its centre stand.
Turn the handlebars fully to the left.
Check brake fluid level at sight glass.
Required level
not below ......................................................... MIN
(top edge of the marking ring)
Correct the fluid level if necessary.
Brake fluid....................................................DOT 4
Rear brake
Place the motorcycle on its centre stand.
Remove case and right trim panel.
Check the brake fluid level.
Required level
not below ......................................................... MIN
00.36
Correct the fluid level if necessary.
Brake fluid ...................................................DOT 4
Checking brake system for correct
operation and freedom from leaks;
repairing/replacing if necessary
(Inspection III)
Check all brake lines and their holders for dam-
age and correct positioning.
Wipe down all threaded unions on the brake lines
and check them.
Switch on the ignition.
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Note:
After switching on the ignition, always wait for the
BMW Integral ABS to complete its self-diagnosis.
Do not operate the brake lever until self-diagnosis
has completed.
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Warning:
When performing maintenance and repair work on
BMW Integral ABS, never pump quickly or
vigorously.
Apply the brake hard and hold on in this position
for a short time.
After this, inspect the brake lines for leaks.
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Warning:
Defective lines and threaded unions in the brake
system must always be replaced without delay.
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