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Offline Miracle_Salad

What is the dial on the brake lever used for?
« on: August 10, 2017, 08:46:15 am »
This is likely in the manual, but I cant seem to find what the little numbers signify on the front brake lever. Mine is currently on 2?

I know what the clutch dial does, is it similar on the brake lever? I just don't understand though why someone would want to reduce/modify anything to do with the brakes, offroad perhaps  :peepwall:?

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Re: What is the dial on the brake lever used for?
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2017, 08:51:12 am »
This is likely in the manual, but I cant seem to find what the little numbers signify on the front brake lever. Mine is currently on 2?

I know what the clutch dial does, is it similar on the brake lever? I just don't understand though why someone would want to reduce/modify anything to do with the brakes, offroad perhaps  :peepwall:?

If the same as the older bikes, it adjusts the lever distance from the grips, so those with smaller hands can still reach the lever ergonomically correctly.  8) :sip:
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Re: What is the dial on the brake lever used for?
« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2017, 08:52:48 am »
Adjusting the Canbus Flux generating Capacitor.....
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Re: What is the dial on the brake lever used for?
« Reply #3 on: August 10, 2017, 08:56:45 am »
This is likely in the manual, but I cant seem to find what the little numbers signify on the front brake lever. Mine is currently on 2?

I know what the clutch dial does, is it similar on the brake lever? I just don't understand though why someone would want to reduce/modify anything to do with the brakes, offroad perhaps  :peepwall:?

If the same as the older bikes, it adjusts the lever distance from the grips, so those with smaller hands can still reach the lever ergonomically correctly.  8) :sip:
Ohhh okay thats pretty neat

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Re: What is the dial on the brake lever used for?
« Reply #4 on: August 10, 2017, 11:26:21 am »
Adjusting the Canbus Flux generating Capacitor.....

It was close, it was close.. :sip: :snorting: :snorting:
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Re: What is the dial on the brake lever used for?
« Reply #5 on: August 12, 2017, 10:38:33 am »
Adjusting the Canbus Flux generating Capacitor.....

Indeed!  Someone read the manual properly. 

1 = More Capcitory and less Fluxatory.
4 = Less Capacitory and more Fluxatory.




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Re: What is the dial on the brake lever used for?
« Reply #6 on: August 12, 2017, 11:47:03 am »
Nope. The canbus is adjusted on the right hand side just on the right of the main headlights
 

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Re: What is the dial on the brake lever used for?
« Reply #7 on: August 13, 2017, 12:16:50 pm »
Adjusting the Canbus Flux generating Capacitor.....
I think that you are referring to the retroencabulator!!. The Canbus Flux generating capacitor is used for Bimodial capacitive duractince to adjust the panametric fan.
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Re: What is the dial on the brake lever used for?
« Reply #8 on: August 19, 2017, 09:12:26 pm »
Panametric fan?  Pffft.  You clearly have no knowledge.  BMW stopped using that on the 2004 models already.  You obviously meant the Ventilateur fan, which is on the LC.
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Re: What is the dial on the brake lever used for?
« Reply #9 on: September 08, 2017, 07:48:12 am »
This is likely in the manual, but I cant seem to find what the little numbers signify on the front brake lever. Mine is currently on 2?

I know what the clutch dial does, is it similar on the brake lever? I just don't understand though why someone would want to reduce/modify anything to do with the brakes, offroad perhaps  :peepwall:?

If the same as the older bikes, it adjusts the lever distance from the grips, so those with smaller hands can still reach the lever ergonomically correctly.  8) :sip:
Ohhh okay thats pretty neat

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Which does exactly the same for thr clutch lever  :3some: