I’m ready to R/R my brake pads. Are the factory pads organic type or sintered? I had a bad experience with another bike when I used sintered pads, it ate into the rotor pretty deep. Which can I use with my stock rotors on my FXDC? Via Email Your stock pads should have been sintered.
Common Electrical Issues Front Brake Switch We get hundreds of questions about electrical issues on Harley Davidsons. Some of the issues are common component failures like a bad ignition coil or a bad crank position sensor. Other issues are more commonly caused by incorrect installation of aftermarket components like handlebars or lighting. The most common
Harley ABS One increasingly common issue that Harley Davidson owners have been facing is ABS module and modulator failure. Dot 4 brake fluid will absorb moisture over time. If your Harley is stored outdoors or in a humid environment, contamination of the fluid may happen even sooner. The moisture will eventually contaminate the internals of
I was watching the video on rebuild calipers 4 piston. You used a pliers that had a reverse action to remove the pistons. What is it called and were could I get one? Via Email Search; right angle lock ring pliers. They are offered from a number of tool companies. Related Fix My Hog Videos:
How do I remove and repair the front master cylinder on FLHX? Via Email We may not have a video that shows your specific front master at this time, but the rebuild is virtually the same as what we show in these videos. Hope this helps you. Related Fix My Hog Videos: http://www.fixmyhog.com/video/harley-master-cylinder-rebuild-005175/ http://www.fixmyhog.com/video/front-brake-calipers-pads-bleeding-brakes-001316/ http://www.fixmyhog.com/video/front-brake-caliper-pad-service-bleeding-brakes-001228/
Bob LaRosa covers the history of ABS, problems Harley Davidson motorcycles have had, and the litigation that followed. He also offers proper maintenance recommendations and the proper use of the ABS system.
How do I take off a front master cylinder from my 2007 Harley FLHX? Via Email First, loosen and remove the banjo bolt & brake line. Pull, slightly, on the brake lever and insert a small shim that will hold the lever slightly depressed. **this is very important. Avoids the possibility of breaking the front
I have about 2015 Street Glide special with ABS brakes. I purchased chrome front and rear brake lines and I’m looking to install them and I was told that there’s a special procedure to bleed the brakes. I’m looking for a video or something I can do at my home without bringing the bike to
Hi there, Is it possible to install Brembo brakes on the front of my 1997 Road King? Via Email It is not impossible, but they definitely will not just bolt on. Related Fix My Hog Videos: https://www.fixmyhog.com/video/front-brembo-harley-calipers-service-009556/ Have more questions? Check out our Q&A index page to find some answers.