2005 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 47Get this manual

2005 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 47

Brake Disc 2Compress the brake leverlpedal several times to check for firm brakeIf the brake is not firm, the system must
the other end into container; then while holding slight pressure on the brake lever, open the bleeder screw and watch for
air bubblesClose the bleeder screw before releasing the brake leverRepeat this procedure until no air bubbles are present
4Carefully check the entire hydraulic brake system that all hose connections are tight, the bleed screws are tight, the protective
caps are installed, and no leakage is present INSPECTING HOSES This hydraulic brake system is designed to use high-temperature
DOT brake fluid onlyIf brake fluid must be added, care must be taken as brake fluid is very corrosive to painted surfaces
Carefully inspect the hydraulic brake hoses for cracks or other damageIf found, the brake hoses must be replacedCHECKINGIREPLACING
PADS The clearance between the brake pads and brake discs is adjusted automatically as the brake pads wearThe only maintenance