Brakes

Here is a variety of write-ups and videos to help you with your MTB brakes

Mountain Bike Brake Bubble Bleed Video

Tips in Sixty – Mountain Bike Brake Bubble Bleed Video.     What You Need Appropriate Brake Fluid. Don’t mix and match, ever! It will destroy seals and fail your brake system. Bleed container. We use a variety of these.Whether craft bottles, Shimano bleed cups or a syringe the key is to be able to gently top off and “burp” the lever. Window cleaner and a rag to clean up. What It Is A bubble bleed will help produce a crisp as well as consistent lever feel. Inconsistent [...]

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Changing Mountain Bike Brake Pads Video

Changing Mountain Bike Brake Pads Video – best practices for ultimate performance.     What You Need Allen and/or torx wrenches. New brake pads. Window Cleaner as well as a rag. Additionally have a small amount of fluid and container for bubble bleed. More fluid and a bleed kit, particularly if you plan a full flush. What You Do Ensure all pistons are move equally when the brake is applied. Sticky or cocked pistons need to be addressed. Next level the brake lever with the ground [...]

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Resurface your MTB Rotors On Trail Video

Resurface your MTB rotors on trail video – BikeCo Tips in Sixty.   Whether from heat saturation or contamination occasionally riders will need to resurface rotors. Signs that your rotors need to be resurface include being visibly darker, less total power, as well as noise under use as they heat up. Heat noise is typically a screech or squeak, opposed to contamination noise which generally sounds more like a goose honking. What You Need This is a simple task and a quick fix on [...]

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Resurface MTB Rotors – Tips in Sixty Video

Resurface MTB Rotors Tips in Sixty Video.     Whether from heat saturation or contamination occasionally riders will need to resurface rotors. Signs that your rotors need to be resurface include being visibly darker, less total power, as well as noise under use as they heat up. Heat noise is typically a screech or squeak, opposed to contamination noise which generally sounds more like a goose honking. What You Need This is a simple task, accomplished with inexpensive window cleaner as well as wet / [...]

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