Author Topic: Disk brake squeal  (Read 933 times)

jim-ratliff

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Re: Disk brake squeal
« Reply #15 on: September 05, 2012, 07:01:08 am »
Svend, don't be so self-deprecating  :o .  Using the brake to center the rotor was a revelation, and once you said it I wondered why I wasn't smart enough to think of that. I have adjusted the brakes on my bike when I changed wheels, and had dealt with the caliper wanting to walk around, but I had been visually centering the caliper on the rotor.

That (the Q-tip) sounds like a good annual end of the year procedure. 
Before the piston starts sticking.
« Last Edit: September 06, 2012, 09:58:13 am by jim-ratliff »
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