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 ruins painted plastic surfaces;
any spilled fluid should be completely washed away
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).
For CAL, SEA-B1 and TH models, remove the canis-
ter (see Evaporative Emission Control System Inspection
(CAL, SEA-B1 and TH Models) in the Periodic Mainte-
Other than CAL, SEA-B1 and TH models, open the clamp
Slide the dust cover [B].
Disconnect the front brake light switch connector [C].