Yamaha YZF-R125 Service Manual: Checking the rear brake master cylinder

Yamaha YZF-R125 Service Manual / Chassis / Rear brake / Checking the rear brake master cylinder

1. Check:

  • Brake master cylinder Damage/scratches/wear Replace.

  • Brake fluid delivery passages (brake master cylinder body) Obstruction Blow out with
    compressed air.

2. Check:

Brake master cylinder kit Damage/scratches/wear Replace.


3. Check:

  • Brake fluid reservoir Cracks/damage Replace.

  • Brake fluid reservoir diaphragm Cracks/damage Replace.

4. Check:

  • Brake hoses Cracks/damage/wear Replace.

    Removing the rear brake master cylinder
    NOTE: Before removing the rear brake master cylinder, drain the brake fluid from the entire brake system. 1. Disconnect: Rear brake light switch coupler 2. Loosen: Rear brake light switc ...

    Assembling the rear brake master cylinder
    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. ...

    Other materials:

    Checking the coolant level
    1. Stand the vehicle on a level surface. NOTE: Place the vehicle on a suitable stand. Make sure the vehicle is upright. 2. Check: Coolant level The coolant level should be between the maximum level mark "a" and minimum level mark "b". Below the minimum level mark →  Add t ...

    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 ...

    Changing the engine oil
    1. Remove: Right bottom cowling Right upper side cowling Right lower side cowling Refer to "GENERAL CHASSIS" on page 4-1. 2. Start the engine, warm it up for several minutes, and then turn it off. 3. Place a container under the engine oil drain bolt. 4. Install: Engine oil d ...

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