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  1. How do you remove a 650 rear brake pedal???

    Transalp
    How is the rear brake pedal in 650 removed? Do I just slacken the bolt at number 13 and pull the lever off?
  2. Foot brake lever extension

    Africa Twin
    I am doing a lot of off-road with my Africa (RD07) and in standing position i can't reach the rear brake pedal. So i am looking for a foot brake lever extension. Any suggestions? Do you think this do? https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F192622018951
  3. 700V Rear brake pedal height

    Transalp
    Well, I’m back! First post for over two years. Been away from Honda, big mistake. Let me just say that Transalps are superb. Oh, a pain to work on the engine but..... :D Picked up Suki yesterday, a new to me 09 plate. Ahhhh, lovely ride. Anyway, back to tech... The rear brake pedal is 8 feet...
  4. For Sale: Rear brake caliper, brake hose, master cylinder

    XRV Swap Shop
    Rear brake caliper including brake hose and master cylinder. Basically the complete rear brake assembly except the brake pedal. Condition unknown but everything looks to be in good order. Photos available on request. Asking 50€ for the kit. Located in Sweden. Shipping, including tracking and...
  5. Gear pedal and and shaft

    Dominator / FMX
    Assume gear lever was worn, purchased new one, shaft also worn :( would it be ok to weld for now? I assume it's engine out and strip etc ? Any other ideas ? Could I drill through pedal and shaft tap it then add grub screw ? What options do I have Tia Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  6. Folding gear and brake levers??

    Varadero
    Question 1... is it called lever or pedal when its the ones controlled by your feet?? Question 2... Can anyone tell me where to get foldable levers/pedals for the Vara. Cant find any when searching the web.
  7. Aftermarket gear lever and brake pedal ?

    Africa Twin
    Hi all need some info please . Anyone know aftermarket brake pedal for RD04 any options? And what about gear shifter ? I think CR80 will fit ? Val 2 bikes , twice is happy ?
  8. Bleeding Brakes Issue (RD03)

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, Today I was servicing the rear brake and all was going well until I started trying to bleed the system, after pumping the rear brake pedal for over an hour I couldn't get any pressure at all. I have blead brakes a few times before and haven't had this issue. The reservoir was full...
  9. Dommie clutch

    Dominator / FMX
    Me and Jnr decided to have a go at doing the clutch yesterday evening which took about an hour to remove the allen bolts ,brake pedal and footrest. Upon closer inspection the clutch plates didnt seem to be too badly worn but the sides of the clutch basket are a bit which is probably why the...
  10. Rear brake switch help...

    XR
    Brakes!! Guys, would you be kind enough to show me the rear brake switch position on your frame. My bike came needing a rear brake switch, I bought an original Honda switch, part no 35350-KE5-405 but I can't see how the switch attaches to the frame by the rear brake pedal, there's no obvious...
  11. XR rear brake

    XR
    Hi guys has anyone found a way to improve the honda rear brake? I have recently downgraded from an xr400 to an xr250 and on both bikes the rear brake was poor,I've had it all apart cleaned it and fitted honda pads but its still the same.The pedal is nice and firm but needs a lot off push before...
  12. XR 400 Adjusting Rear Brake Pedal Height

    XR
    Hey all, first post! I need to lower my pedal height but the clevis is pretty tight on the pushrod, i can't get anything to hold onto the pushrod as there is not enough room, but was wondering if I can remove the pushrod without leakage? I can't quite tell from the diagrams and wondered if...
  13. rear brake lever adjustment

    Africa Twin
    Hi guys, After fitting some lower pegs i feel the need to some how lower the rear brake pedal. Any ideas ?? Cheers Bob
  14. Threadlock or not?

    Varadero
    Gear pedal pivot bolt sheered this morn, on the M60 - which was nice! I changed gear by hand and limped the last couple of miles Anyway, Hunts had one and every bolt on the hanger cracked immediately making removal of the snapped stud a doddle. It literally turned itself out, drilling from...
  15. Rear Brake Switch SPRING

    Transalp
    Hi all. My 2002 650 has a floppy rear brake light spring. People usually recommend twisting it to tighten it, but that isn't working here. It just doesn't transmit the movement of the pedal. Pushing down on the brake pedal, the lower portion of the spring moves, but the top part doesn't. Does...
  16. Rear brake pedal

    Transalp
    Can anyone help me with this simple task? How do I take up the free play on the rear brake of a 2005 650 Transalp ? .:thumbup::thumb: :thumbup::thumb: :thumbup::thumb:
  17. Rear Pads

    Varadero
    The nice man at the MOT centre gave my Vara an unofficial advisory that it would need new rear pads again soon.... The Vara really eats them... 8K miles! So I thought I'd get a pair in. As my Vara rear brake has always been crap of the First order, any recent recommendations please?? I prefer...
  18. Brake pedal movement

    Africa Twin
    I got an advisory on last years mot re excessive movement of the brake pedal and my mot is due shortly ;) Are there shims between the frame and the pedal shaft , or will I have to buy a new/ 2nd hand pedal ?? Or a new frame :o:D Cheers in anticipation :thumbup:
  19. Rear brake light

    Transalp
    After putting bike back together for a swingarm strip I cant get the rear brake light to work properly. Its staying on constantly, I can wiggle the connection and get it off but the moment I touch the brake pedal its back on again. Any tips or hints as Im a crap electrical solver of puzzles
  20. Oil level mystery....

    Dominator / FMX
    Sorry to be tedious, but I've just changed the oil and filter on my RD02 and filled up with about 1.9l of oil. This time I thought I'd follow the manual and advice on here and remove the bolt above the brake pedal and let the oil trickle out until the correct level was reached. I'd run the...
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