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STREET & SPORTS BIKE MOTORCYCLES SERVICE CENTER Fullerton Orange County California at Motorhelmets

Crucial Stopping Power: Brake Line Set Installation (Non-ABS)

Understanding Brake Line Replacement:

  • Cost: $300.00 (Estimated labor charge, excludes cost of brake lines and any additional parts needed)
  • Brake lines are the flexible tubes that transmit hydraulic pressure from the brake lever or pedal to the calipers, ultimately controlling your motorcycle's stopping power. Over time, brake lines can:
    • Become brittle: This reduces their ability to withstand pressure, leading to potential leaks and brake failure.
    • Develop cracks or abrasions: Similar to brittleness, these issues can compromise the integrity of the brake lines.

When to Consider Brake Line Replacement:

  • Visible wear and tear: If you notice any signs of damage on your brake lines, such as cracks, bulges, or leaks, immediate replacement is crucial.
  • Mileage recommendations: Consult your motorcycle's owner's manual for specific service intervals related to brake line replacement.
  • Squishy brake lever: A spongy feeling when pressing the brake lever can indicate air trapped in the system or compromised brake lines.

The Brake Line Replacement Process:

  • Removal of old brake lines: A qualified technician will meticulously remove the old brake lines, ensuring proper disposal following environmental regulations.
  • Installation of new brake lines: New, high-quality brake lines specifically designed for your motorcycle model will be installed.
  • Bleeding the brakes: This process removes any air bubbles trapped within the system, ensuring proper hydraulic pressure and a firm brake lever feel.

Additional Considerations:

  • Non-ABS vs. ABS: This blog post addresses brake line replacement for non-ABS motorcycles. The process for ABS motorcycles might involve additional procedures and is recommended to be performed by a qualified technician.
  • Importance of using high-quality parts: Using properly rated brake lines designed for your specific motorcycle model is crucial for safety and optimal performance.

Invest in Safety:

  • Brake line replacement is an essential service for maintaining safe motorcycle operation. Ignoring worn or damaged brake lines poses a significant safety risk.

Schedule Your Service Today!

  • Don't compromise your safety. Contact your local motorcycle repair shop today to schedule a brake line inspection and replacement service if necessary. Remember, a well-maintained braking system is vital for every ride.

Installation of Motorcycle Brake Line Set (Non-ABS)
Miscellaneous Labor and Charges

Perform the Service:

  • Installation of brake line set for motorcycles without ABS


  • Depends on the condition of the brake lines and replacement schedule


  • $300.00


  • Ensures proper brake function and safety
  • May improve braking performance
  • Prevents brake fluid leaks and potential accidents

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General Street and Sports Bike Motorcycle Service Guideline Below

Regularly inspect your bike for any signs of wear, damage, or leaks. Specific service intervals may vary depending on your motorcycle's make, model, riding style, and operating conditions. Always refer to your owner's manual for the manufacturer's recommended service schedule and specifications. If you're not comfortable performing any maintenance tasks yourself, take your bike to a qualified mechanic for service.

STREET & SPORTS BIKE MOTORCYCLES SERVICE CENTER Fullerton Orange County California at Motorhelmets

Street & Sportsbike Motorcycle Maintenance Suggestions
Simple Self Maintenance Tips between visits to our service shop.

  • Take a quick walk around your bike for a visual inspection before every ride.
  • Look for any drips or stains under the bike, indicating potential fluid leaks.
  • Inspect tires for proper inflation, wear, and any embedded objects.
  • Check for proper chain tension and lubrication.
  • Ensure all lights are working properly, including headlight, taillight, brake lights, and turn signals.
  • Check and adjust tire pressure to the manufacturer's recommended level using a reliable pressure gauge.
  • Don't attempt tasks you're not comfortable with. If you're unsure about any maintenance procedure, consult a qualified mechanic.
  • Safety first! Always wear proper safety gear while performing any maintenance on your motorcycle.


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Located in Southern California, serving Los Angeles and Orange County areas, Whittier, Santa Ana, Irvine, Anaheim, Yorba Linda, Motorhelmets Motorcycle Shop has a team of experienced professionals available to assist with any motorcycle-related issues. Their highly experienced technicians and mechanics can service most Harley Davidson, European, and Japanese Motorcycles and most types of bikes, including sport bikes, road bikes, cruisers, ATVs/Quads & Dirt Bikes.

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