- Install brake pads properly.
Be sure pads are securely positioned in the caliper.
- Flush system with
fresh brake fluid.
- Check all hydraulic parts for
excess wear and tear.
- Check disc for proper thickness,
parallelism, and lateral runout.
- Check disc for scoring
or grooves over .012”depth. If either applies,
resurfacing is required.
- If discs do not need
resurfacing, then contamination from the previous brake pads must be removed.
with 130 grit sandpaper
Use soap and water to clean discs’ surface after sanding
and machining. Discs should be free and clear of oil, grease,
and brake fluid.
- Inspect calipers for freedom
of movement. Lubricate where