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I just replaced the rotor + R4S pads.
But I need to step on the brake pedal deeper to have the same amount of braking power as before. It makes me feel that my brake responds slower :(
What is the main reason for it? can the shop fix this?
 

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I've got what plants crave.
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fluids maybe? I'm sure the shop will have some answers.:dunno:
 

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I'd guess fluids also. Maybe not enough or the system needs to be bled. Check the brake fluid cap and make sure its tight :thumbup:
 

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You need to bed the pads so they conform to the rotor surface a little better. Go out and do some progressively harder stops and you will find the peadl feels better immediately.

For example:
3 light 30-0 stops then let brakes cool for a couple minutes
3 medium stops from 40-0 then let the brakes cool
3 HARD stops from 60-0 then go home and let them cool for an hour.




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