to your brake system normally start with changing the rubber brake hoses
with steel braided lines. With standard rubber hoses, even on the mighty
2002-05 K1200GT, or 1998-04 K1200LT.. lever feel is spongy.. undefined. Over time, rubber
hoses react to changing weather conditions and exposure to ultra-violet
light. The material becomes brittle...an increased number of water molecules
enter the braking circle and as a consequence, the boiling point of
the brake fluid decreases leading ultimately to a spongy feel that we
all have grown to know and deal with.
A generally unrecognized manufacturer's recommendation is that all original rubber hydraulic hoses should be changed every four years to avoid failure. Spiegler brake lines are maintenance free and will provide reliable service for the life of your motorcycle.
Pirates' Lair offers the Spiegler lines as a complete kit (in Silver)
which includes all six lines and the crossover manifold for front and
2 rear replacement lines. . Special orders (add $30) are welcome if
you would like custom colored fittings (green, red,
blue, gold, purple, chrome, silver, black, titanium) and/or custom colored lines (black, white, orange, green, smoke, blue, red). Just specify
what color lines and what color fittings in the message box when ordering
and we'll send you a paypal bill..
BMW K1200LT Owners: Specify year of your K1200LT when ordering.. Either in the message field or in a follow-up email.