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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-02-2016, 11:20 AM Thread Starter
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I have a customer with a '86 GL1200, did a poor boy kit. I know there have been brake line discussions here, cannot find what I'm looking for, He needs a front left caliper brake line, having issues finding the correct fitting that clips under the fairing. Any advice or direction would be helpful. Thanks in advance.


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If you or he would like to go Stainless Steel, "Lopeha" is able to sell SS lines at just a tiny bit over cost... more of a hobby with him, than a rip roaring business.

He is a OTR Truck driver, so if you will send a PM to 'Lopeha' he will get back to you asap when he stops for fuel/loading dock/etc...

here is his link:
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A part number might help us know what specifically you are looking for.

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A simple way around that problem I have found is to have a ss braided line made ( as noted by AZg1800) but constructed long enough to run from the master cylinder directly to the front left caliper effectively eliminating the joint. A nice easy quick job with better braking with the ss line. I have done it several times with no issues
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