Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Washington, the state
Pry the brake pads away from the discs all the way back into the calipers. This will give you a few full strokes of the lever and master cylinder to find and fix your problem whether it is lever or master cylinder. Start with the easy stuff, and start with cleaning and lubing as described above.
"Older people who are reasonable, good-tempered, and gracious will bear aging well. Those who are mean-spirited and irritable will be unhappy at every period of their lives.
"Let each of use properly whatever strengths he has and strive to use them well. If he does this, he will never find himself lacking."
Marcus Tullius Cicero