Yamaha M1... what are these?

Andz

Phantom Rider
Elite Member
I saw this awesome pic of the M1 in the retro colours today:




However, when I zoomed in I saw this...what is it?

 

pulsar2

Junior Member
Elite Member
I have seen a similar one(near the rear shock) on my friend's BMW S1000R - it looked like a sensor for the semi-active suspension, although that looked like a fixed unit, not the telescopic looking thing on the M1. This one might be used to sense suspension travel?

I used to believe they were some kind of brake lines, the above pictures make it clear now. Thanks.
 

yamihoe

Professional test dummy
+1 with hellgate.
im sure they give feedback for hard acceleration/braking and im sure aide in wheelie control BlahBlah
 
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