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  • Brake pads should be replaced when approximately 1/8" to 3/16"" of friction material remains on the steel backing plate. Brake rotors should be replaced when their "Worn Rotor Minimum Thickness" (expressed in millimeters) has reached the prescribed limit engraved on the edge of the brake disc. Brake

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  • …Cryogenic freezing a brake rotor can increase durability and help to resist warping. I have used three to four sets of pads per one set of frozen rotors before minimum thickness was achieved. The number one issue I see with brakes is the way we use our brakes. We're taught to brake progressively -…

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  • Before you buy brake pads, you'll want to read this.

  • …backing plate. Brake rotors should be replaced before they reach the "Worn Rotor Minimum Thickness" limit, which can be found on the edge of the brake disc. This, though, is different if you're replacing brake pads used for racing. Read all about it in "Brake Pad or Rotor Inspection…

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