EBC larger rotor fit problem.

4 replies to this topic
  • Fingers

Posted March 03, 2007 - 10:10 PM


The outside edge of the rotor just barely contacts the top portion of the gold colored adapter when installed. Looks like I will have to grind about 1mm. It is the EBC 280 mm kit for XR-650R. Stock forks. Otherwise fits good. Did anyone else have this problem?

  • needsprayer

Posted March 04, 2007 - 06:32 AM


I had a slight rubbing problem at first when I had the bike on a stand and spun the wheel. Decided to ride it anyway. Put the bike on the ground, rolled it, hit the brake and the problem went away.

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  • HawkGT

Posted March 04, 2007 - 05:54 PM


Mine doesn't have much in the way of clearance in that spot (2mm??) but it does clear.

  • rcnutt

Posted March 04, 2007 - 06:02 PM


It should self clearance fast enough..........:applause:

  • Fingers

Posted March 04, 2007 - 06:34 PM


Oh it did self clear, thats how I noticed it! Problem is, it ground itself a 1 mm groove only one rotor width wide. It needs clearance (1-2mm) on either side of that so the caliper can "float". Anyway dremel took care of the prob! I just wanted to know if any else had this problem.....

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