1983 goldwing brake problems


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nelson
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1983 goldwing brake problems

Postby nelson » Mon Jun 28, 2010 5:23 pm



just bought 1983 goldwing interstate 57 k milkes front right caliper hange up flushed the system caliper will lock up rear wheel will turn bleed caliper front wheel will turn ? prop valve have ordered frond caliper kits thank you



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Re: 1983 goldwing brake problems

Postby WingAdmin » Mon Jun 28, 2010 9:28 pm

The right front caliper and the rear caliper are operated by the rear master cylinder. Hang-ups like you describe are usually due to a clogged return port in the master cylinder. Have a look at this thread for more details.

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Re: 1983 goldwing brake problems

Postby zvacman » Tue Jun 29, 2010 5:40 am

Mine is an 82. This winter I want to completely rebuild the entire brake system. Is there a good sorce to get everything I am going to need?

Thanks, Z

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2007 Aspen Sentry Trailer

Re: 1983 goldwing brake problems

Postby WingAdmin » Tue Jun 29, 2010 11:19 am

PartsnMore has all the brake rebuild kits for your bike, and their stuff is of high quality.




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