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2011goldwingjustin
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Motorcycle: 1983gl1100

back brakes

Postby 2011goldwingjustin » Sun May 22, 2011 10:07 am



i have a gl 1100 aspencade my rear master cylinder is shot so i bought a rebuild kit put it back together i had good brakes now its leaking again just dont know what i did wrong any answers?



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RBGERSON
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Location: SCOTTSDALE, AZ
Motorcycle: 98 SE GL 1500
had every year from 75 to 83

Re: back brakes

Postby RBGERSON » Mon May 23, 2011 8:11 am

Where is it leaking from..bleeder, banjo bolt or the piston cup..
HAD LOTS OF GOLDWING 75-83
NOW INTO 1500'S..RIDING A 1998 SE

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RB

2011goldwingjustin
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Location: mayville
Motorcycle: 1983gl1100

Re: back brakes

Postby 2011goldwingjustin » Fri May 27, 2011 5:30 pm

its leaking out of the boot and it acts like its not getting seating all the way i can hear air leaking out

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RBGERSON
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Motorcycle: 98 SE GL 1500
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Re: back brakes

Postby RBGERSON » Fri May 27, 2011 6:51 pm

Should be any air in their brake fluid should leak out if anything. Sounds like your plunger or seal is not seated correctly...if you can hear air it got to be being sucked in form a bad connection, its' a closed system when the reservoir is full.


HAD LOTS OF GOLDWING 75-83
NOW INTO 1500'S..RIDING A 1998 SE

FAIR WINDS,
RB


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