GL1000 Front brake calipers


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GL1000 Front brake calipers

Postby steelersman72 » Sat Jun 01, 2013 2:01 am



I need to rebuild my front brake calipers on my 1976 GL1000 but I cant find a forum on it. Are the GL1000 and GL1100 calipers the same? I just did the brakes on it and the boots on the two pistons on both sides fell a part in my hands so I know that they need to be done. Any advice and help would be very appreciated.


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Re: GL1000 Front brake calipers

Postby WingAdmin » Sat Jun 01, 2013 8:17 am

They are not exactly the same, but the principles (and most of the parts) are identical, so you can be safe using the GL1100 rebuild How-To article.

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Re: GL1000 Front brake calipers

Postby steelersman72 » Sun Jun 02, 2013 7:11 am

Thanks for the help.
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