cb650 – new brake cable

Adam kept bustin my balls for having the original brake cable all long and stupid, so I finally bucked up and bought a new stainless steel braided line.

I guess I didn’t read the fine print in the eBay post because when I got the package in the mail, there were 3 cables, bolts etc… in there.

So, I have 2 extra cables, bolts and washers. The cable is 30″ long, so it fits the 650 perfect with basically no slack.

If anybody wants to replace their shitty cable with a legit one, hit me up. You’ll def notice a huge increase in braking power.

Either flow me $20 bones, or get me drunk at N star, and it’s yours. Let me know…

6 responses to “cb650 – new brake cable”

  1. mick says:

    i’ll prob take you up on the northstar option. PBR’s that is.

    never been pumped on my braking power as is.

  2. Bobby says:

    Id snag one of those for 20 next thursday if you still have it left ed.

  3. admin says:

    bobby…
    i think they’re both spoken for already, sorry.
    -ed

  4. Joshua says:

    Just picked up a braided cable or my 650 and getting rid of these stock wheelbarrow bars. Did you have to shorten your throttle as well?

  5. Joshua says:

    Also thanks for a lot of good information here. Just picked up a sitting cb650 and your post on the charging system was much easier to work with then the pages of my manual.

  6. Ed says:

    @josh
    I did not have to shorten the throttle. Works as is.

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