Author Topic: Rear Brake Caliper Seals 2012 1050  (Read 647 times)

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Re: Rear Brake Caliper Seals 2012 1050
Reply #10 on: 01 January, 2022, 01:30:21 PM
Hello All,

I've removed the calliper and had a better inspection. The seals definitely need replacing and the slide seal is missing. I've ordered the kit recommend on here which includes everything 👍

The pins look fine so I've just cleaned them and Neverseized them up.

Cheers.

TGG.
 

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Re: Rear Brake Caliper Seals 2012 1050
Reply #11 on: 01 January, 2022, 10:13:57 PM
For the price I would change them anyway. IMO the location of the caliper is a major design fail.
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Re: Rear Brake Caliper Seals 2012 1050
Reply #12 on: 01 January, 2022, 10:22:12 PM
If the pins are ok and you copperslip them then no need to change, the s/s pins are no tougher than the monkey metal originals