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  1. #1
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    hayes HFX- first hydraulic brakes?

    im looking at upgrading my brakes to a hydraulic system. i found a set of calipers, levers and rotors of hayes HFX on ebay. how good are these? do they leak often or break? those of you who use them how do you like them?

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    I have them and like them. They do require a fair amount of maintenance but I've never had to bleed them nor have they broken, in 2 seasons of heavy use. If I were buying a set (mine came with my bike), I'd get something a little bit nicer.

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