Are your disc brakes rubbing? Here’s how to silence them

Stop that annoying brake rub by aligning your calipers

Rubbing brakes can make irritating noises, slow you down and cause premature wear to both your disc brake pads and rotor. The most common reason for disc rub is bad caliper alignment, something that’s both quick and easy to sort out. In our step by step video above, technical expert Justin Loretz takes you through the process.


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