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Old 07-14-2011, 09:25 PM   #1
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Front brakes not holding pressure

I have already bled my front brakes twice this will be the 3rd time I have to do it and its always after the bike sits for awhile can someone tell me what this is caused from....... btw its a 05 gsxr 600
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Must have a leak somewhere...could be anywhere...check all your banjo bolts and bleeders - make sure they are tightened properly.
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After you bleed, put a ty wrap on the lever while its compressed overnight.
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Old 07-14-2011, 09:31 PM   #4
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your master cylinder

those GSXR's are notorious for that if they sit for a while
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Old 07-14-2011, 10:10 PM   #5
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those GSXR's are notorious for that if they sit for a while
This is most likely the problem. I had to replace mine on my 05 750. Talk to Patrick at Motorcycles Unlimited and he will set you up real nice.
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This is most likely the problem. I had to replace mine on my 05 750. Talk to Patrick at Motorcycles Unlimited and he will set you up real nice.
will do I was planning on upgrading my brake lines anyway
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