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Only about $7.50 according to Ronnies.
I had to replace mine as it was damaged.
Peel off sticky backing, but would not stick to caliper! I ended up gluing it on.
I think i paid 13 euros for it.
Ah cool and good tip Wedge.
I like the looks of this caliper too.
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The brakes on these things bleed better using a mity-vac. You need to use some grease around the bleeder to keep it from allowing air past the threads as you bleed the brake.

Some day I plan to make lids for both brake reservoirs with a fitting for pressure bleeding from the top. I think that should be the easiest of all.
Good tip on the grease. I never thought of doing that. Maybe that's why i had trouble bleeding it!
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