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by fatbob109
Thu Sep 15, 2016 18:18 pm
Forum: MTB Workshop & Tech
Topic: hydraulic brake problem after pad change
Replies: 14
Views: 2359

Re: hydraulic brake problem after pad change

Yes I did bedd the pads in. Took it to another bike shop today for a second opinion. They couldn't see any leaks and thought that there was nothing wrong with the brake. Then they decided to remove the cover of the reservoir. The screws were stiff with corrosion and when they finally managed to get ...
by fatbob109
Thu Sep 15, 2016 08:07 am
Forum: MTB Workshop & Tech
Topic: hydraulic brake problem after pad change
Replies: 14
Views: 2359

Re: hydraulic brake problem after pad change

Thanks for the answers. for clarity, the pads were changed by the mechanic and then the problems started. I can't see any leaks.
by fatbob109
Wed Sep 14, 2016 17:35 pm
Forum: MTB Workshop & Tech
Topic: hydraulic brake problem after pad change
Replies: 14
Views: 2359

hydraulic brake problem after pad change

Hi - I took my bike to the local mechanic who diagnosed that I needed new pads for my Shimano Deore LX Hyd brakes. A few weeks later I noticed that the front brake was spongy and had almost no stopping power so I took it back and they claimed they bled the brake. Got it back earlier this week and th...

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