Rear break spring locaton

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Rear break spring locaton

Post by KimVanOrder » December 10th, 2017, 4:12 pm

OK!!! I screwed up.. Took the springs off the rear breaks without paying attention as to which type goes where. So. Some help please. Short one on top or bottom. A photo would be nice.. '28 AA without E-Break..
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Re: Rear break spring locaton

Post by AAholic » December 21st, 2017, 6:47 pm

I think they go like this
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Re: Rear break spring locaton

Post by Moto Largo » December 22nd, 2017, 5:56 pm

the large diameter spring goes next to the adjuster. the small diameter spring goes by the S cam.
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Re: Rear break spring locaton

Post by Chris Haynes » December 23rd, 2017, 12:24 pm

I take phone pictures of things as I am dismantling them. Make life easier. :-)

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