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Sunday, May 29, 2011

How to adjust bicycle disk brakes calipers

Nowadays it's very common to see mountain bikes comes with disk brakes. Cheaper mountain bikes usually comes with Cable Disk brakes whereas the more expensive types comes with Hydraulic Disk Brakes.
The common problem faced is the disc brake rotor keeps rubbing against the brake calipers thus giving resistance.

If you go to google and search there are a few websites describing on how to adjust the calipers. Some of the websites links are listed below:

http://www.ehow.com/how_4969508_adjust-mountain-bike-disc-brakes.html
http://www.livestrong.com/article/208265-how-to-adjust-mountain-bike-disc-brakes/

If reading is not for you, you can watch the video in the youtube link below. Honestly I find it easy to understand and simple to follow:

Youtube video link:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gt3XRYiFsqg&feature=related

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