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Injury may result if this procedure is not followed properly. Use caution and follow all warnings.
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Introduction

In order to have a safer biking experience, make sure your disk brake is properly replaced.

Parts

No parts required.

Begin loosening the tire by turning the quick release handle.
  • Begin loosening the tire by turning the quick release handle.

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Gripping the rear derailleur, pull the arm back, away from the front of the bike. Notice how the derailleur becomes almost vertical in the second picture when compared to the first.
  • Gripping the rear derailleur, pull the arm back, away from the front of the bike.

  • Notice how the derailleur becomes almost vertical in the second picture when compared to the first.

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Deck the Halls
With tools and Fix Kits
There should be enough slack, in the chain, at this point to remove the tire from the bike. Note: You may need to wiggle the tire and chain around in order to create enough slack.
  • There should be enough slack, in the chain, at this point to remove the tire from the bike.

  • Note: You may need to wiggle the tire and chain around in order to create enough slack.

  • Remove the tire from the bike.

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Place the tire  flat on the ground making sure the disk is facing you.
  • Place the tire flat on the ground making sure the disk is facing you.

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Using the modular screw driver with a T25 bit, begin loosening and then removing the six 10mm-long screws. Make sure to keep track of all of the removed pieces. Make sure to keep track of all of the removed pieces.
  • Using the modular screw driver with a T25 bit, begin loosening and then removing the six 10mm-long screws.

  • Make sure to keep track of all of the removed pieces.

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After all of the screws have been removed, take the disk and pull it away from the tire. After all of the screws have been removed, take the disk and pull it away from the tire.
  • After all of the screws have been removed, take the disk and pull it away from the tire.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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