Either of the thin blocks that grip the disc in a disc brake.
- The brake system includes a brake drum, a brake shoe, a brake pad, and a position sensor.
- To fight a skipping brake, make sure you increase the pressure on the brake pad very gradually.
- Midway through the Wednesday ride the ‘thump, thump, thump’ of the rubbing brake pad gets considerably worse.
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