In the second episode of our new Basic Motorcycle Maintenance series our trusted mechanic Rob Bean shows you exactly what it takes to change your bike’s brake hoses, taking you through the process step-by-step.

If you’ve always fancied getting your hands dirty and giving your bike a service, but never had the confidence to get stuck in, this guide offers all the information you’ll need to get through the process.

NOTE: After any maintenance on your brake system, always remember to check the fluid levels and pump the levers to ensure your brakes are working correctly.


If you’re in any doubt about what to do when you’re working on your bike, consult a trained professional.

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