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"Testing the minimum thickness of a brake disc | HELLA PAGID General information The manufacturer's specification of the minimum thickness defines the wear limit of a brake disc. This value in millimetres has been stamped on the outer edge or on the brake d"
"The Disc Brake Pad | HELLA PAGID General Information An important structural component of any brake system is the brake pad with its brake lining (the brake pad is made up of the brake lining, the friction element, and various other components including th"
"Legal Requirements For Brake Pads/Linings | HELLA PAGID ECE R90 Regulation The ECE regulations include a list of internationally agreed, standardised technical rules for vehicles and spare parts and for the equipment used in vehicles. Brake pads and their "
"Service information | HELLA PAGID “Better Brakes Rule” The US states of California and Washington have passed a new law relating to the environmental sustainability of automotive brake linings and brake pads. Under this law, better known as “Better Brakes "
"Disposal of defective brake components | HELLA PAGID General information The company environmental protection is an important criteria in day-to-day workshop activities for every garage. Waste is produced in the scope of the inspection or repair work every"
"Brake pad wear indicator | HELLA PAGID Task The wear indicator is a monitoring device used to inform the driver promptly when the brake pad has reached its minimum thickness/wear limit. For disc brake pads, this is usually two millimeters. The wear indicat"
"Notes for running in the brake discs | HELLA PAGID General information After mounting the new brake discs and pads, the friction surfaces of both components need a certain time to adapt to one-another. In order to guarantee a safe and trouble-free function"
"Wearing parts on the wheel brake | HELLA PAGID Note on storage General information Internal and external corrosion (rust damage) are the factors which play the largest part in the durability of brake pads, brake shoes, brake discs and brake drums. These pr"
"Repair note for brake caliper Teves floating-type caliper series FN Removing and installing disk brakes | HELLA PAGID General information Since this kind of floating-type caliper brakes are installed in many modern vehicle models, these repair notes can al"
"Renault Espace IV - Renewing brake disc with wheel bearing and ABS impulse ring on rear axle | HELLA PAGID Repair note Renault Espace-IV, model year 2002-2014 Preparing the vehicle for repair Drive vehicle onto lifting platform Deactivate electric parking "