anyone run a left handed rear brake?


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  • colerlone

Posted April 05, 2016 - 09:17 AM

#1

I got a recluse clutch on my 13yz450 but I don't want to pay for their brake, http://www.ebay.com/...lJW5zV7&vxp=mtr



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  • cpetz24

Posted April 06, 2016 - 04:20 AM

#2

I wouldn't expect it to last very long especially in a crash.  These are the same levers and master cylinders that come on the cheap Chinese pit bikes, and I know from experience that a mouse fart can break these things.   Unless you have some good bark busters then maybe they'll stand a chance. 

 

The next thing that you'll run into is how you pipe it to you're rear master cylinder.  Will this be your sole means of having a rear brake or are you going to try and Tee into the existing line so that you have use of the brake pedal?  I believe the rekluse kit comes with a special part that adapts a second brake line to the rear master cylinder.  You will need this unless you already have it by some chance.  



  • colerlone

Posted April 06, 2016 - 04:23 AM

#3

Yeah my plan is to t into the brake line





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