Important Installation Instructions
All brake pads require a burnishing or bedding-in procedure to achieve optimal performance and durability. Follow the steps below to bed your new brake pads properly.
Bed-in / Burnishing Instructions:
1. After installing new brake pads, make 6-to-10 stops from approximately 30-35 MPH, applying moderate pressure.
2. Make an additional 2-to-3 hard stop from approximately 40-45 MPH.
3. Do NOT drag your brake pedal!
4. Allow at least 15 minutes for the brake system to cool down.
5. After Step 4 is completed, your new brake pads are ready for use.
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