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Hey guys just wondering what is the best way to oil the brake and clutch cables and how often.... thanks
I can't say this is the "best way" but it's the way I've done it since 1971. I have a tools similar to this http://www.ebay.com/itm/MOTORCYCLE-CABLE-LUBRICATOR-BRAKE-CABLE-OILER-/180466514995?pt=Motorcycles_Parts_Accessories&hash=item2a04a47c33&vxp=mtr. I do it at least once a year, but I keep the bike under cover and generally don't ride it if it's raining - and it's dry much of the year here in CA so the cables don't generally have issues. If you thrash your bike in the mud and/or ride a lot in the rain, or wash the bike a lot, do it more often. You really can't overlube the cables.



and here is how it's done:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TFMVlQRrBDE
 

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I use one of those cable luber things too. Not the easiest thing to use, but it does work great. Lube your cables up as much as you want to. I probably do mine every oil change.
 

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The OEM cables are not lined with nylon?
 

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I am with that guy



I thought all cables were lined but maybe some anti corrosion would be nice



That is what WD40 is WD water displacement formula 40
 

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All I do is pull the cable off of the levers then shoot some liquid graphite down them and work it back and forth.
 
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