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How do you replace the brake lever on a Harley

How do you replace the brake lever on a 2005 Harley 883XL Sportster?

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There is a snap ring on the bottom of the post that holds the lever in. Use snap ring pliers to remove the snap ring, remove post disconnect the lever from the cable.

Posted on Jul 31, 2009

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