A thin block, typically one of a pair, which presses on to the disc in a disc brake.
More example sentences
- 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.
Definition of brake pad in:
- The US English dictionary