front brakes
deadeyedick
Posted 2018-06-09 10:46 AM (#192584)
Subject: front brakes


Puddle Jumper

Posts: 10
belle chasse la.
just changed front pads on my 2012 vv but they are super tight, can anyone explain how to loosen them up a little , thanx
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johnnyvision
Posted 2018-06-09 1:09 PM (#192585 - in reply to #192584)
Subject: Re: front brakes


Visionary

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not sure what you mean super tight. But a ride of of 25 miles should loosen them up. OR pull caliper push piston all the way back in. Now lay a piece of sandpaper on flat surface and give the pads a few swipes. NO don't do more just a few maybe 2 or 3. Then reassemble
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deadeyedick
Posted 2018-06-09 5:03 PM (#192586 - in reply to #192584)
Subject: RE: front brakes


Puddle Jumper

Posts: 10
belle chasse la.
hey thanks that worked .just a good cleaning and worked the calipers in and out a few times made a big improvement.
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