Thread: Ironhead Rear Brake Issue
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Old 11th August 2012
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And if you had to have your mastercylinder rebuilt, you caliper will be in similar shape and need rebuilding too. It could be the caliper piston is not retracting, pads are rubbing on the disc and getting too hot to provide braking, ie fading.
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