General brakes question

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General brakes question

Postby tmackillop » Sat Sep 28, 2013 3:51 pm

Hey guys. I'm curious, does the fitment of gl1100 dual piston calipers fit the dimensions of single piston calipers? Need to replace mine, seeing if one could fit the other.


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Re: General brakes question

Postby Wilcoy02 » Sat Sep 28, 2013 6:58 pm

no I do not think that will work.

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Re: General brakes question

Postby patbrandon1 » Sat Sep 28, 2013 9:07 pm

No. But your calipers are rebuildable. Tedious but doable. And look in the How To section for pointers on how to do it.

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