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Suzuki GSX-R 1000 Service Manual: Precautions

Precautions for brake system

Refer to general precautions in section 00 (page 00-1).

Brake fluid information


  • This brake system is filled with an ethylene glycol-based dot 4 brake fluid. Do not use or mix different types of fluid, such as silicone-based or petroleum-based.
  • Do not use any brake fluid taken from old, used or unsealed containers. Never reuse brake fluid left over from the last servicing or which has been stored for a long period of time.
  • When storing brake fluid, seal the container completely and keep it away from children.
  •  When replenishing brake fluid, take care not to get dust into the fluid.
  •  When washing brake components, use new brake fluid. Never use cleaning solvent.
  •  A contaminated brake disc or brake pad reduces braking performance. Discard contaminated pads and clean the disc with high quality brake cleaner or neutral detergent.

 

Caution

immediately and completely wipe off any brake fluid contacting any part of the motorcycle. The brake fluid reacts chemically with paint, plastics and rubber materials, etc., And will damage them severely.

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Other materials:

Rear brake pad replacement
Remove the plug (1) and brake pad mounting pin (2). Remove the brake pads (3). Caution do not operate the brake pedal while the pads are removed. Clean up the caliper, especially around the caliper piston. Caution replace the brake pads as a s ...

Air cleaner
The air cleaner element must be kept clean to provide good engine power and g1as mileage. If you use your motorcycle under normal low-stress conditions, you should service the air cleaner at the intervals specified. If you ride in dusty, wet, or muddy conditions, you will need to inspect the ...

Fuel pump inspection
Turn the ignition switch on and check that the fuel pump operates for a few seconds. If the fuel pump motor does not make operating sound, inspect the fuel pump circuit connections or inspect the fuel pump relay and to sensor. Refer to fuel pump relay inspection  and dtc c23 (p1651 ...

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