I recently read an article from 4-5 years ago praising the OEM brake pads. They made it sound like they are much better than aftermarket pads and said they were really impressed with them. Is this true in the opinion of this board? I have the stock front brakes with new stainless lines and...
Rebuild your oem calipers & master cylinders with Shindy rebuild kits & get some nice braided lines & only replace your rotor's if needed like the norm said. You'll have under $300 into the entire brake system doing that. Did that to 2 of my R's & the oem brakes work amazing when there fresh.
There a Japanese company that make repair parts for numerous machines. From my understanding they make the brake & carb rebuild kits for Honda & than Honda marks up the price once their name goes on the package. I've used 6 caliper rebuilds, 4 mc rebuilds & 8 carb rebuilds all from Shindy & haven't had any problems with any of them. Top quality stuff: trx250r shindy for sale | eBay
I've purchased Shindy brake rebuilds from a few different sources on ebay. I just look up what I need like "trx250r brakes shindy" than scroll down until I find the cheapest or close to the cheapest seller like this one I've purchased Shindy brake rebuild kits from: 86-89 Honda TRX250R Honda Brake Caliper Rebuild Kit (front) | eBay