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Front brake master cylinder ????????????

Does any one know if a VN800 front brake master cylinder will work on a VN750 ? THANX.
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Does any one know if a VN800 front brake master cylinder will work on a VN750 ? THANX.
This is what I know.....

Round (85-98 ?) MC is not with swap-able Rectangular (98 ? - 2006 MC) ..... levers or cylinder !
= must replace entire newer Handgrip.

VN800....maybe ? ? ? - -with newer 98 ? -2006 grip.....
I dunno......

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-Purchased 2008 w/8800mi
Replaced ALL Cables . Kuryakyn LED Voltmeter
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Splines Lubed - 11/4/2012 - MF AGM Battery
Additional Flashing LED Brake Light on Trunk
Dampers went out @ 13+K !
After TOC MCCT's..... so amazingly quiet I discovered a rattling heat shield on my stock exhaust !
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Early mods were square and later are round, I have a usable square if that helps!

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Early mods were square and later are round, I have a usable square if that helps!

If it ain't broke I ain't gonna fix it!!!
You stated that backwards Romeo..... I own an '86 with round MC, ....have 2002 Rectangular MC with hand-grip to replace.


'86 VN750 13,700 mi -Stock
-Purchased 2008 w/8800mi
Replaced ALL Cables . Kuryakyn LED Voltmeter
SilverStar Ultra 9003/HB2 H4 Headlamp, Jardine Fwd Controls,
Iridiums DPR7EIX-9 & Wires, Tuxedo Mod, Coil Mod, P/U Sensor Mod, Fork Seals,
Splines Lubed - 11/4/2012 - MF AGM Battery
Additional Flashing LED Brake Light on Trunk
Dampers went out @ 13+K !
After TOC MCCT's..... so amazingly quiet I discovered a rattling heat shield on my stock exhaust !
...have a vulcan good day!

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Yea both my 85 & 86 are round ones

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2006 from factory was Rectangular....all rectangular after '97-'98.


'86 VN750 13,700 mi -Stock
-Purchased 2008 w/8800mi
Replaced ALL Cables . Kuryakyn LED Voltmeter
SilverStar Ultra 9003/HB2 H4 Headlamp, Jardine Fwd Controls,
Iridiums DPR7EIX-9 & Wires, Tuxedo Mod, Coil Mod, P/U Sensor Mod, Fork Seals,
Splines Lubed - 11/4/2012 - MF AGM Battery
Additional Flashing LED Brake Light on Trunk
Dampers went out @ 13+K !
After TOC MCCT's..... so amazingly quiet I discovered a rattling heat shield on my stock exhaust !
...have a vulcan good day!
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....wow....what a clusterfook....3/4 of this info is wrong....and dont look at whats on your own bike, it could have already been replaced, since few here bought theirs new....

Early models were rectangular, late models round. 1990 was the last year for rectangular. And THAT is from the parts book !

And any MC for a 7/8 bar will work. Will just have mismatched levers for the clutch side.



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