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Old 01-23-2013, 08:14 PM   #1
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brake rebuild

im rebuilding the brakes on my old honda cd250, the inside of the master cylinder is really dirty, the level window you cant see through.

what should i clean it with, im bout to replace all the seals in it, so i guess the dont matter about harsh chemicals?.
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Old 01-24-2013, 07:16 AM   #2
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Methyl Hydrate. That's in a lot of shop manuals on "cleaning brake parts before rebuilts".
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Old 01-24-2013, 07:57 PM   #3
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ok whats that in, or is it some kinda product i buy from a science lab?
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Old 01-24-2013, 08:48 PM   #4
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Methyl Hydrate AKA Methanol.AKA Hydroxymethane. Methyl alcohol. Methyl hydroxide. Methylic alcohol. Methylol. Wood alcohol. Any good hardware store will have that around trhe painting chemicals/thinners etc....section. Wear gloves.
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ok whats that in, or is it some kinda product i buy from a science lab?
Here in Australia, its just good old methylated spirits!
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Here in Australia, its just good old methylated spirits!
metho, right o, i got that now, thank you
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