Yamaha YZF-R125 Service Manual: Checking the front brake caliper

Yamaha YZF-R125 Service Manual / Chassis / Front brake / Checking the front brake caliper

Checking the front brake caliper


1. Check:

  • Brake caliper pistons "1" Rust/scratches/wear Replace the
    brake caliper assembly.
  • Brake caliper body "2" Cracks/damage Replace the brake
    caliper assembly.
  • Brake fluid delivery passages (brake caliper body) Obstruction Blow out with
    compressed air.
WARNING

Whenever a brake caliper is disassembled, replace the brake caliper piston dust seals and piston seals.

Checking the front brake caliper


2. Check:

  • Brake caliper bracket Cracks/damage Replace.

    Removing the front brake caliper
    NOTE: Before disassembling the brake caliper, drain the brake fluid from the entire brake system. 1. Remove: Brake hose union bolt "1" Copper washers "2" Brake hose "3" NOTE: Put the en ...

    Assembling the front brake caliper
    WARNING Before installation, all internal brake components should be cleaned and lubricated with clean or new brake fluid. Never use solvents on internal brake components as ...

    Other materials:

    Periodic maintenance and adjustment
    Periodic inspection, adjustment, and lubrication will keep your vehicle in the safest and most efficient condition possible. Safety is an obligation of the vehicle owner/operator. The most important points of vehicle inspection, adjustment, and lubrication are explained on the followin ...

    Checking the friction plates
    The following procedure applies to all of the friction plates. 1. Check: Friction plate Damage/wear Replace the friction plates as a set. 2. Measure: Friction plate thickness Out of specification Replace the friction plates as a set. NOTE: Measure the friction plate ...

    Checking the valve seats
    The following procedure applies to all of the valves and valve seats. 1. Eliminate: Carbon deposits (from the valve face and valve seat) 2. Check: Valve seat Pitting/wear Replace the cylinder head. 3. Measure: Valve seat width C "a" Out of specification Replace the ...

    2020 Copyright www.yam-r125.net |