What brake pads should I use? I have these and they're fine in the dry but in the wet they're shite, they make a noise but don't slow me down.
Tight tolerances for sure . Mine easily start to rub even when re centred i just live with awesome stopping power and a bit of rub
Balls. Okay. I'll swap the front rotor for one that rubs less as it's a shade narrower which will ease it a little I think.
Which way around should these pads be fitted? There's no direction arrow or L & R. Maybe it doesn't matter too much but I've just bought my son a second hand bike and the brakes are a bit rubbish so I want to squeeze as much efficiency out as possible.
Probably a dum question but can’t see an answer anywhere. Should my pads have this groove in them or are they fooked? They’re making a right noise
I've always assumed they are thin bit forwards.
No, too groovy. What does the rotor look like?
Brill, thanks. So that would mean the rotor direction is towards the fat bit (technical term). Feels a bit silly getting hung up over a seemingly minor detail but that's what I do best
Maybe I meant thin bit towards rotor direction? I've not had to fit those for a while.
Haha, okay, no worries, thanks. I'm sure there's some science to it somewhere. Guess I'll just fit the damn things.
Not bad but there’s a very fine line where the groove is so something has worn or gone wrong. Thanks. New rotor and pads I guess
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