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post #9 of (permalink) Old 12-06-2018, 12:34 PM
ALEX BERECZKY
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Model: GL1500, GL1800
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Quote:
Originally Posted by CrystalPistol View Post
Wheel axle needs adjustment in fork leg to maintain minimum clearance as in shop manual.

+1... The left brake caliper is probably hitting the Bolts on the brake rotor. Easy fix:


Steps:
1) Loosen Axle bolt.
2) Loosen all (4) pinch bolts.
3) Use (.020") shim to set gap, between left brake caliper (not the pad) and the brake rotor... or just verify Same Gap both sides of left caliper.
4) Tighten (2) pinch bolts on Left side.
5) Tighten Axle Bolt
6) Tighten (2) pinch bolts on Right side


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GL1500, 1990SE, 220k miles
Front: Bridgestone Battlax BT45, 41psi
Rear: Austone 175R16, 50psi

GL1800, 2003, 60K miles [following virginity reconstruction]
Front: Bridgestone Battlax BT45, 41psi
Rear: Pirelli Winter Snowcontrol Series3, Run Flat, 41 psi
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