Bicycle Mechanics - Avid BB5 mounting question (pic)
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06-23-07, 08:31 PM
I need to know if I mounted this on correctly...the other pictures I have seen of this installed look like that the caliper is closer toward the inside of the rotor...i just want to know if its right. Am I supposed to remove the inner most washers?
06-23-07, 08:40 PM
It looks like the rotor is running thru the middle of the brake area. Is it? Then you are good.
06-23-07, 08:57 PM
its kinda hard to see if the whole pad is catching it or not...
06-23-07, 09:31 PM
06-23-07, 10:05 PM
It looks about the same as my BB7 installation, I think you are OK. In any case you cannot remove the washers. They are necessary for caliper alignment.
06-23-07, 10:35 PM
thats what I was refering too...i didnt know if they should be removed or not in order for caliper allignment.
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