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Never mind that they said it would just be a dusting of snow (it's still snowing and accumulating).

When I rode in to work this morning, the temp was around 20 degrees.

I noticed that my brakes felt like the hydrolic fluid was having a hard time moving - the handles, when applied, felt like the brakes were sticky - the best I can describe it.

Does anyone know if brake fluid is severly affected by cold? I've ridden in the cold before but never experienced this problem.

I'm a bit concerned. It's due for a fluid change this summer anyway, but the fluid does not show any indication of burning or water (it's still very clear).
 

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Cold weather wouldn't effect brake fluid unless there was quite a bit of water in it which yours doesn't have. My guess it's more in the slide part of the caliper that is hanging.
 

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OK - so how/what would one lubricate this with (a warmer weather project)?
 

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Check slider pins on caliper makes sure caliper isent dragging...Check hand lever for binding.
 

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Thanks - if the problem clears up with the warmer weather, I can add it to my spring scoot "to do" list. I've got a project that I want to try.
 
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