Please read and follow all instructions carefully. You’ll find the same instructions in the brake caliper pack. Remember to keep them for the entire product life cycle. Hand them over to the new owner if you sell your vehicle.
We recommend you only perform those steps required for replacing the spare part or parts desired.All the information in this article applies to both types of calipers, unless otherwise specified.
WARNING! This allows the brake hydraulic circuit to be closed, avoiding any brake fluid from leaking.
CAUTION! During all the phases described below, make sure the brake fluid does not come into contact with parts of the vehicle which would be damaged, especially painted parts. Promptly wipe off any accidental brake fluid splashes or leaks with kitchen towel and clean with water.
WARNING! Check the correct positioning of any springs in the pad seats.
DANGER! Pads must be inserted with the friction material facing the disc.
|Tightening torque||27÷33 Nm|
|Type of screw||M12x1,25 M12x1,5 M12x1,75 M14x1,5|
|Tightening torque||100 Nm 115 Nm 115 Nm 165 Nm|
|Bleeder plug||M6x1 M8x1,25 M10x1 M12x1|
|Tightening torque||5÷7 Nm 7÷10 Nm 17÷20 Nm 18÷22 Nm|
DANGER! If fluid is leaking from the caliper, repeat all the steps set out in this document to pinpoint the cause and remedy the problem.
Such modification or improper use will void the Limited Warranty, and may subject the individual so using the Product to liability for bodily injury or property damage to others.
In these instructions, the “DANGER!” warning means procedures which, if not observed, have a high degree of probability that they will cause serious injury or even death. “CAUTION”” means procedures which, if not observed, could result in physical damage whereas “WARNING!” means procedures which, if not observed, could possibly cause damage to the vehicle.
Before commencing replacement, ascertain that the spare parts are suitable for the make and model of the vehicle. This Product is vital to the safe operation of the vehicle on which it is installed, and it is intended to be installed only by a skilled, qualified individual who has been trained and/or is experienced in the installation and use for which the Product is intended.
The installer must be equipped with the proper tools of his trade, and with the knowledge and experience to deal with vehicle repairs. Improper or incorrect installation, whether caused by a failure to follow these Instructions faithfully and completely or otherwise, will void the Limited Warranty and could subject the installer to liability in the event of personal injury or property damage.
The worn parts replaced by this Product must not be installed on any other product. This could result in property damage and personal injury, including death.
Avoid contact of grease and other lubricants with the braking surfaces of the disc and pads as this could affect the efficiency of the braking system.
Always check that the brake fluid level in the reservoir is between the minimum and maximum levels indicated on the reservoir. An incorrect level can cause brake fluid leaks or reduced braking system efficiency. Too much or too little brake fluid in the reservoir could cause the brakes not to perform properly resulting in personal injury, including death.
Brembo shall not be liable for any damage or injury caused to or by any person operating a vehicle on which a replacement product has been improperly installed.
Replaced parts must be disposed of in accordance with the law.
It is vital to avoid sharply striking and/or damaging the Product, its parts and its components, as this can impair their efficiency and may cause them to malfunction. If necessary, replace any damaged part or component. To avoid injury we recommend the following: