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Master Cylinder; Front Master Cylinder Removal; Front Master Cylinder Installation - Kawasaki KX85 Service Manual

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11-20 BRAKES

Master Cylinder

Brake fluid quickly ruins painted or plastic sur-
faces; any spilled fluid should be completely
washed up immediately.

Front Master Cylinder Removal

Remove the banjo bolt [A] to disconnect the brake hose
upper end [B] from the master cylinder [C].
When removing the brake hose, 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 [A], and take off the master cylin-
der [B] as an assembly with the brake lever.

Front Master Cylinder Installation

Position the master cylinder so that the vertical parting
line [A] of the master cylinder clamps align with the punch
mark [B] on the handlebar.
[C] 21.4 mm (0.84 in.)
[D] 23 mm (0.91 in.)
Immediately wash away any brake fluid that spills.
The master cylinder clamp must be installed with the ar-
row mark [A] upward.
Tighten the upper clamp bolt [B] first, and then the lower
clamp bolt [C].
There will be a gap at the lower mating surface of the
clamp after tightening.
Torque - Front Master Cylinder Clamp Bolts: 8.8 N·m (0.90
kgf·m, 78 in·lb)


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