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Kevinjrr

'97 TRX300FW Front Brake Issue

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I have completely replaced my front brake shoes, hoses, and master cylinder. I have bled the brakes the best I could. I am still unable to build up much pressure. The wheel cylinders only push out about 1/8" when the handle is squeezed.

What should be the typical travel on the cylinder for the brake shoe to hit the drum?

I've used a brake bleeder, but still can't get all of the air out.

I'm not sure what else to do.

Any thoughts?

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i had to adjust the star wheel so the shoes were almost touching the drum before i got them right. the air is probably out already, but like you said, not enough travel from the wheel cylinders ...

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