Brake master cylinder and clutch master cylinder. - Steve Saunders Goldwing Forums

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-14-2018, 05:53 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Makedon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2018
Location: Countryside IL ( Chicagoland)
Year: 1984
Make: Honda
Model: GL1200 Standard
Posts: 18
Brake master cylinder and clutch master cylinder.

I’m going over my 1984 gl1200 standard , I haven’t started doing anything yet, I’m looking at my brake and clutch master cylinders, and I can see on the 2 of them I will need sight glasses, the clutch is all gunk out and looks like it will need rebuild, and also the brake master cylinder is in sorry conditions too. My question is , should I rebuild them , or get new ones??? On EBay the have a set for $36 free shipping. And also do you think that they will fit the bike. The seller claims that they fit , but it is EBay and you have to wander and be suspicious. I will include link for the cylinders. Thanks as always.
https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?m...2F152937649830
Makedon is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-14-2018, 07:21 PM
Moderator
 
Bike...and Dennis's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Glendale, Arizona, USA
Model: 1987 GL1200 Interstate 290,000 miles
Posts: 21,131
Do they have provisions to mount and operate the switches?

Do they push the correct amount of fluid through the system?

Why ain't we ridin'?
Bike...and Dennis is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-14-2018, 07:58 PM
Senior Member
 
Pure Texas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Haltom city Texas
Year: 1991
Make: Goldwing
Model: SE
Posts: 1,346
Garage
I would be skeptical on that purchase,best look for your model but the price will be more,most likely you can clean yours up,brake fluid won’t corroded the aluminum,get some rebuild kits and clean them,assure the tiny hole in the bottom is clear ( I think your will have that,the 1500 does)
New sight glasses can be purchased

Love chasing white lines but they are difficult to catch.Hate drivers with no STOPLIGHTS.

1968 Kawasaki Avenger
1969 H1 Kawasaki
1975 1000
1985 LTD
1982 1100,STANDARD
1991 ST 1100
1991 SE Goldwing.
1995 BMW R 1100RS

Last edited by Pure Texas; 11-14-2018 at 08:04 PM. Reason: Update
Pure Texas is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-15-2018, 06:36 AM
mod-erator
 
DaveO430's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Amity, Arkansas, USA
Model: 2010 GL1800
Posts: 23,599
Garage
First take yours apart and see if the bores are corroded . Kits are pretty cheap. The rear master, the clutch slave and the brake calipers should be inspected also.

With no God over the state, the state then becomes not the defender of liberty but the definer of liberty.


NRA endowment life member
Wild Rhino Arkansas chapter
2010 1800 pearl yellow

If I disagree with you it's simply because you're wrong.
DaveO430 is online now  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-15-2018, 08:33 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Makedon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2018
Location: Countryside IL ( Chicagoland)
Year: 1984
Make: Honda
Model: GL1200 Standard
Posts: 18
Thanks again for the great advice to ALL of YOU. I will inspect all of the parts and if no damage to the parts, I will rebuild them all .
Makedon is offline  
Reply

  Steve Saunders Goldwing Forums > Forums > Goldwing Technical Forum

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Steve Saunders Goldwing Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Clutch master cylinder and slave cylinder BigBriff Goldwing Technical Forum 9 07-25-2018 06:08 PM
GL1200A Clutch Slave Cylinder and Clutch Cover Richard57 Goldwing Technical Forum 5 03-23-2016 06:18 AM
GL1200SEI CLUTCH AND BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER REBUILD FELIXDACAT Goldwing Technical Forum 2 06-18-2012 06:25 PM
Brake master and clutch master replacment muaymendez1 Goldwing Technical Forum 2 04-20-2009 05:50 PM
Aftermarket clutch slave and master cylinder? hillbilly1 For Sale/Wanted Forum 4 11-19-2008 12:40 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome