Install the master cylinder clamp [A] so that the arrow
mark [B] faces upward.
Set the front master cylinder to match its mating surface
[A] to the punch mark [B] of the handlebar.
Tighten the upper clamp bolt first, and then the lower
Torque - Front Master Cylinder Clamp Bolts: 11 N·m (1.1
kgf·m, 97 in·lb)
Connect the front brake light switch connector [A] as
Left Side View [B]
Replace the washers that are on each side of the hose
fitting with new ones.
Install the brake hose [D].
Touch the brake hose to the stopper of the front master
Torque - Brake Hose Banjo Bolts: 25 N·m (2.5 kgf·m, 18
Tighten the front brake reservoir mounting nut.
Bleed the brake line (see Brake Line Bleeding).
Check the brake for good braking power, no brake drag,
and no fluid leakage.
Rear Master Cylinder Removal
Unscrew the brake hose banjo bolt [A] and remove the
brake hose (see Brake Hose and Pipe Replacement in
the Periodic Maintenance chapter).
Immediately wash away any brake fluid that spills.
Rear Master Cylinder Mounting Bolts [B]
Foot Guard [C]
Front Footpeg Bracket Bolts [D]