rotor replacement


2 replies to this topic
  • pbviking

Posted June 13, 2010 - 01:28 PM

#1

Hey Guys,
I had to replace my rear rotor. Fit up a new OEM and scott shark fin. Problem the new rotor/pads has a slight drag. Is this normal? I can spin the tire with one go pull and the tire will rotate freely about 2 turns. You can hear a little rub as the tire spins. I am not sure where to go from here.... I took a 5 min ride and when I got back touched the rotor. It was hot. I would not be able to leave my hand on the rotor for 5-10 seconds.

Any help would be appreciated

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  • grayracer513

Posted June 13, 2010 - 02:04 PM

#2

None of that sounds very unusual, really. Disc pads don't "return" or draw back from the rotor when you release the brake, and they normally run pretty hot.

  • pbviking

Posted June 13, 2010 - 04:06 PM

#3

thank you gray

i will keep an eye on it the next time I go ride





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