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  1. Mechanical and Technical
    I have a 2005 zx6r with 33,000 miles that I plan on selling that's been sitting for about two years, and I'm getting it ready before I sell it. When cleaning one of the front calipers, I noticed a little leak (see first picture). I did let the caliper hang a little, but when I pull back over...
  2. Mechanical and Technical
    I have a 2005 ZX6R. Starting to get some bad brake fade and rotors are getting warped. Bled my brakes, no luck, think the master cylinder is going and even when they worked okay the stock calipers on this bike are horrible as you guys know. I was looking at the compatible parts list on the...
  3. Mechanical and Technical
    So today I got new tires put on my 2003 ZX636... Also swapped to a better set of rotors I had. And the pads are only two weeks old. After getting things together I pumped the front brakes, those of which worked great before but my old rotors were warped. I had a firm brake lever. When I move my...
  4. Mechanical and Technical
    I taken my bike to shops to get them bleed and it works then I keep it still for about a week and it gets soft again. To the point where I push it all in and it bearly brakes. The shop told me to rebuild them or replace the hole system from the lever back to the master cylinder. They are trying...
  5. Mechanical and Technical
    So we have all been over the inherent issue with the MC on the 05/06 model. Kawi addressed this with a redeisgned piston that you can get with a cheap rebuild kit. Myself among many others did this with great results. Since doing the rebuild and installing Galfer lines, I no longer get a...
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