Disc Brake Hacks For Road Bikes | Road Bike Maintenance

Published on April 17th 2017


It's common knowledge that disc brakes can be tricky to work on. Easy to get in the right ballpark, but difficult to get perfect. Well why does your bike deserve less than perfect? Here's 3 quick 'hacks' to help you improve the power and set up of your disc brakes. Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN shop! http://gcn.eu/98 Let us know your hacks in the comments below 👇 Ex professional cyclist Dan Lloyd is here to share some tips and tricks to improve the set up of your disc brakes! From using a business card to help align your brake calliper to fixing sticky pistons and a nice quick mechanics hack to get rid of the first signs of spongy braking, these tips are bound to address one or several of your issues. If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 http://gcn.eu/99 Watch more on GCN... NEW Shimano Dura Ace 9170 Groupset: Electronic Shifting, Hydraulic Disc Brakes – GCN's First Ride 📹 http://gcn.eu/duraace9170 11 Useful Cycling Hacks! 📹 http://gcn.eu/1RQZtbB Photos: © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ & ©Tim De Waele / http://www.tdwsport.com