How to Replace a Brake Line on a Harley?

Answer One of the first customizations many riders make to their Harley-Davidson motorcycle is changing the handlebars. It sounds pretty simple at first--unbolt the old ones, then transfer over the old pa... Read More »

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How to Replace the Rear Brake Pads on a Harley?

Rear brake pads on a Harley-Davidson motorcycle require regular inspection for pad thickness. Ideally, they should be changed whenever they measure below 0.04 inches in thickness. Allowing the p... Read More »

How Do I Replace Harley Davidson Brake Pads?

Harley-Davidson utilizes a hydraulic disc brake system on all of their motorcycles. The brakes consist of rotor, caliper and brake pads. If the thickness of the pads falls below 1/16-inch, then a... Read More »

How to Replace the Front Brake Pads on a Harley?

Harley Davidson motorcycles from 1982 on use a front brake caliper that has two main pieces--the caliper and the pad holder. The brake calipers should always be inspected prior to riding for leaks ... Read More »

How to Replace the Brake Pad on a Harley Davidson Softail Standard?

Worn brake pads are hazardous to a Harley-Davidson Softail Standard's rider, preventing the motorcycle from stopping as safely and quickly as possible. Hazards appear in less obvious ways, creating... Read More »