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Brake cable rubber gaiter repair

PostAuthor: GrahamH » Mon Nov 25, 2019 9:15 am

On my XV535 the small diameter rubber gaiter on the brake cable was split, otherwise the cable was fine. To fix it I threaded a tube of electrical heat shrink over the gaiter then a quick blast with a paint stripper heat gun and it is as good as new. Made my day!
Honda CN250 Helix, CB400SS, XV535
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Re: Brake cable rubber gaiter repair

PostAuthor: mark75 » Mon Nov 25, 2019 5:09 pm

don't ya just love it when a design comes together?
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