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Suzuki GSX-R 1000 Owners Manual: Brakes

This motorcycle has front and rear disk brakes.


Failure to inspect and properly maintain the brakes increases your chance of having an accident.

Inspect the brake system before each use according to the inspection before riding section. Follow the maintenance schedule section to maintain your brake system.


: operating in mud, water, sand or other extreme conditions can cause accelerated brake wear. If you operate your motorcycle under these conditions, the brakes must be inspected more often than recommended in the Maintenance schedule.

Drive chain adjustment
Inspect the drive chain slack before each use of the motorcycle. Place the motorcycle on the side stand. The drive chain should be adjusted for 20 - 30 mm (0.8 - 1.2 In) of slack, as shown ...

Brake fluid
Check the brake fluid level in both front and rear brake fluid reservoirs. If the level in either reservoir is below the lower mark, inspect for brake pad wear and leaks. Warning Br ...

Other materials:

Air bleeding from brake fluid circuit
Air trapped in the brake fluid circuit acts like a cushion to absorb a large proportion of the pressure developed by the master cylinder and thus interferes with the full braking performance of the brake caliper. The presence of air is indicated by sponginess of the brake lever and also by la ...

Service data Wattage unit: w Tightening torque specifications Reference: for the tightening torque of fastener not specified in this section, refer to tightening torque list in section 0c . ...

Turn signal / side-stand relay removal and installation
Removal Turn the ignition switch off.  Remove the frame cover assembly. Refer to exterior parts removal and installation in section 9d .  Remove the turn signal/side-stand relay (1). Installation Install the turn signal/side-stand relay in the reverse order of removal ...

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