Why Do My Disc Brakes Keep On Rubbing? | GCN Tech Clinic

Published on September 14th 2022

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On this week's Tech Clinic Alex and Ollie are telling you why your brakes could be rubbing no matter what you do, how nose breathing and mouth breathing are different, why you shouldn't mix tubeless sealants and more!

Chapters:
0:00 - Intro
0:15 - How much more aerodynamic is nose breathing compared to mouth breathing?
2:03 - How to fix brake leaver holding pins on Sram and Shimano gearsets
2:55 - Is it okay to mix brands of tubeless tyre sealant?
3:50 - Why do my brake pads keep on rubbing?
5:20 - Is it worth getting aero wheels if I average less than 30kph on a ride?
6:51 - My brakes sound squeaky, how can I tell if they've been set up properly?

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