FAQ - How do I change the brake lever on a MAGURA MT?

For Carbotecture SL housings (MT6/MT8/MT7/MT TRAIL CARBON/SL from MY 2015) 

First remove the BAT adjuster. To do this press the bayonett clip down and turn it by 90°.

Be careful while removing the bayonett clip and spring. Now actuate the lever blade and pull the BAT adjuster out of the body.

      

Remove the cover on both sides and place the master on the MAGURA lever exchange tool or an object with a hole (e.g. an adhesive tape roll). Important: Make sure that the master is positioned so that it represents the left master.

      

Now carefully tap out the lever blade bearing pin with a punch of max. 3.5 mm diameter (lever blade bearing pin does not have to be completely removed, approx. 2 mm can remain in the master) and remove the lever blade.

      

Insert the new lever blade in the master and position it so that the openings are in line with each other. Then turn the master to the right and carefully tap in the lever blade bearing pin again. Finishing by using a punch until flush. Lastly replace the cover and replace the BAT adjuster, finally check that the master is functioning correctly.

      

 

 

For Carbotecture housings (MT SPORT/MT4/MT5/MT eSTOP/MT TRAIL SPORT from MY 2015) 

Push the tubing cover back. Place the master on the MAGURA lever exchange tool or an object with a hole (e.g. an adhesive tape roll). Important: Make sure that the master is positioned so that it represents the left master.

Now carefully tap out the lever blade bearing pin with a punch of max. 3.5 mm diameter (lever blade bearing pin does not have to be completely removed, approx. 2 mm can remain in the master) and remove the lever blade.

Turn the master horizontally and place it on the new lever blade.
→ Make sure that the spring is in the correct position.
Position the lever blade so that the openings are in line with each other.

      

Then turn the master to the right and carefully tap in the lever blade bearing pin again. Finishing by using a punch until flush.
→ Finally check that the master is functioning correctly.

      

 

 

Our YouTube channel shows you valuable instructions for changing the lever on a MAGURA MT.

 

Safety information:

We strongly recommend that you read the enclosed manual/operating instructions before using MAGURA products. Always observe and follow all instructions for assembly, operation and maintenance in this manual and the operating instructions of other manufacturers whose products are used on your bicycle – and please don’t overestimate the products’ abilities. Have assembly and maintenance work carried out in a specialist bicycle workshop or in an authorised MAGURA Service Centre, where a professional job is guaranteed.

 

 

 

 

 

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