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Break pads check/replacement ?

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Break pads check/replacement ?

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Hello,
looking for some good info on how to check break pads condition and asses replacement. same with rotors.
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Re: Break pads check/replacement ?

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Rotors have a min thickness stamped into them on the outside edge.

Pads are ok if you can see there's pad material left plus some margin, pretty much.
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Re: Break pads check/replacement ?

Post by oragex »

A small video how to do this quickly without removing the wheel
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