Why It's Important to Grease Brake Pads

Contrary to what people think, the right lubricants are essential to the operation of brakes.

Contrary to what people think, the right lubricants are essential to the operation of brakes.

Most motorcycle brake units are made of aluminum, therefore steel pins will corrode

Most motorcycle brake units are made of aluminum, therefore steel pins will corrode

Copper grease can be used as a preventative measure

Copper grease can be used as a preventative measure

In its abscence you may notice uneven wear on your brake pads in absence of contact with rotor

In its abscence you may notice uneven wear on your brake pads in absence of contact with rotor

Another issue is the side pins getting stuck, leaving the brake pads constantly in contact with the rotor

Another issue is the side pins getting stuck, leaving the brake pads constantly in contact with the rotor

This causes heat to build up which acceelerates pad wear

This causes heat to build up which acceelerates pad wear