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post #1 of 6 Old 07-15-2019, 05:19 PM Thread Starter
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Honda Rebel 1986 CMX250C Sight Glass MC

Hi All,

I am all new to this forum, and I hope that I am posting my question in the correct thread.

Currently i am trying to locate a brake master cylinder for my Honda Rebel CMX250C 1986 model, since the sight glass has cracked with age, and it is leaking fuel. I have tried to source a new one, but it says that its discontinued. Could someone suggest another fitment maybe from another Honda bike or maybe a sight glass repair.

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Andrea
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post #2 of 6 Old 07-15-2019, 05:40 PM
 
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Call Jack at Jacks Rebel Warehouse. He can sell you a used one, he sells Rebel parts. Or he can tell you if a newer generation would be compatible with the older bikes.

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post #3 of 6 Old 07-15-2019, 05:42 PM Thread Starter
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Hi Guba, thanks for replying.

I have dropped him an e-mail, I will wait for his reply and see what he recommends.
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post #4 of 6 Old 07-15-2019, 06:55 PM
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Welcome, Andrea.

This seller provides replacement glass (not plastic) sight windows. Just tell him what bike you need it for. https://www.ebay.com/itm/85-16-Honda...ty!24084!US!-1

Keepin' all the left over parts. Gonna use 'em to build another bike!

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Hi Flitecontrol,

Thanks for your reply and also for forwarding me the link.
I am contacting the seller to see whether he ships to Malta.

Thanks Again
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post #6 of 6 Old 07-16-2019, 02:29 PM
 
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It's almost cheaper to buy a new master, then replace the sight glass. Oh, replacing the sight glass can be a real pain in the ass. TAKE YOUR TIME! I used a small socket to press the new one in, yes I used a small amount of silicon to seal it.

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