Definition of brake pad in English:

brake pad

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  • A thin block, typically one of a pair, which presses on to the disc in a disc brake.
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    • 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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