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    What does a bubble feel like in your line?

    What does a bubble in you brake line feel like?
    Is it squishy with no real response?

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    If you have air in your lines you'll find that the lever moves to (or closer to) the handlebars with little effect on the brakes. If you pump the lever a few time you will compress the air and it will probably engage further from the bars, until next time when you have to repeat the process.

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    it feels like my lever's not attached to anything

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    Bleed the brake and see if you get a bubble or more if you do you know what a bubble feels like if none then you dont have a bubble in the line.
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    already did quite some time ago. just recalling the feeling for OP

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    Lack of power, squishy when the pads hit the rotor, longer lever throw, etc.

    "lever not attached to anything" is a good description. Could also indicate worn mc parts, but more often than not, a bleed. What brand?

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    Grimeca System 11 so if the seal is out, I am really SOL. Luckily, bleeding resolved the issue.

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    I have J3s and the bleed kit is on its way to my door.

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