Garage Files: How To Regain That New Brake Feeling
contaminated with oils, even if they have been washed, so a paper towel is best for this job.
12-Use the paper towel to thoroughly clean all the surfaces of the brake. We prefer this handy “flossing” technique for cleaning the inside of the brake, which is likely coated with the lubricating oil you just applied.
14-Double-check that all surfaces in and around the brake caliper are clean. Frames and brake adapters love to hide small pools of fluids that can instantly contaminate pads. Once everything is clean, it’s time to reinstall the pads.