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Default Pad Break In

Originally Posted by robertodonnell View Post
By the look of the EBC pads, they have a break in surface.

Is this designed to eliminate the need to skim the rotors on pad replacement, providing they aren't warped or the like?
Skimming rotors eliminates grooves, hot spots & warp.

Some dumb rule in Europe mandates emergency
braking tests straight off the production line.
Others include; negating test drives to bed in pads,
improved braking feel to prevent non-mechanics freaking out.

But quick bedding in is a main reason for this feature
(on new OEM rotors)

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Last edited by ren0vator; 30-01-2017 at 10:19 PM. Reason: typo