Motorcycle Repair/78 cb 750k


what can I soak the front brake padsthdy in to eliminate a consistant loud squeak?

Hello Lyn,

NEVER soak the pads in anything!!!
Clean them with brake cleaner spray and apply a thin layer of copper paste on the back side of the pads (not on the friction material).

You should also look for possible cause of squeaking.
Loose disc and/or wheel spokes, calliper holder pin needs grease, calliper loose.

Feel free to come back, for any additional info.

Best Regards,

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I can help you on EVERY issue involving POST-1980 Japanese Motorcycles plus KTM and Husaberg. My field of expertise includes Engine, Transmission, Fuel system (carburation & EFI),Electrics and Electronics. Maintenance, repair and tuning. Road and off-road suspension tuning. Please don't ask me about non-Japanese Motorcycle, especially American built on which I have low to zero experience.


I'm a rider and hobbyist since childhood. 25 years motorcycle workshop mechanic.15 years motorcycle racing mechanic. In order of experience high to low:Kawasaki,Suzuki,Honda,Yamaha,KTM,Husaberg.

Hellenic (Greek) Technical School.Internal Combustion Engines Engineer. Automotive Electronics.

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