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  1. Wrenching - General Discussions & Tech Talk
    The brake calliper bracket (listed as part 7 of the calliper in the 1998 rebel 125 schematic) decided to sheer. I have looked high and low for a replacement part but there is no old stock and I have not come across a broken rebel (They are rare here). How fu---- am i? :grin2: I know some of the...
  2. Wrenching - General Discussions & Tech Talk
    Picture I just got my rebel a few weeks ago and the front brakes have been squeaky, so today I tried to take the caliper off and clean them. I couldn't get the screws off though. I barely got the top one off, but the other one wouldn't budge and I tried using wd40, tapping it with a hammer, and...
  3. Running Gear: Wheels, Tires, Suspension & Brakes
    I've finally managed to get my forks done so I no longer have fork oil running down the legs and fouling the brakes. In the process of removing the pads I noticed the back of the pad next to the pistons was coated with a layer of RTV. Is this normal practice, or should I take it as a sign that...
  4. Wrenching - General Discussions & Tech Talk
    Alright the other day had a little spill. Front brake locked up at low speed. Since I have already done the seals in the caliper and master cylinder the brake line is next. Any suggestions on where to get a line besides the dealer? This leads into the nxt question. Any ideas, suggestions or...
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