How To Care For Your Rim Brakes | Road Bike Maintenance
Following on from final week’s TLC for disc brakes, we had loads of requests for TLC for rim brakes. And who am I to disappoint. So developing are 7 suggestions to provide your rim brakes the tender loving care they deserve, so that they handle you!
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So firstly have a test to see how a lot life there’s left in your pads. Some brake pads have a put on indicator, and if not, then its fairly secure to say exchange them when they’re right down to 1.5mm of compound remaining.
Proper, properly I hope that these little bits of affection for higher rim braking have helped you, go away your bits of recommendation for rim brake care within the feedback beneath.
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