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Old 06-25-22, 12:59 PM
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Originally Posted by kim791 View Post
There is no way for it to clear the frame without the washers, we tried sliding it all around.
OK, and I assume you have also slid it around WITH the washers, and you could not get the pads to not overhang?
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Old 07-01-22, 01:20 PM
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Originally Posted by sjanzeir View Post
Go ahead and order a QM12 adapter and any 160mm/2mm six-bolt rotor. You'll find quite a few 2mm thick rotors on eBay and elsewhere. The rotor neither needs to be Magura nor does it need to be pricy. Just take care of the issue once and for all.

So I went to a 160mm with the qm12 adapter. Can you tell me of it all looks right? Brakes work great but there a honking sound now
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Old 07-01-22, 01:40 PM
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Not sure what you mean by honking sound. What you need to do is shine a flashlight from the top and off the sides, have a peer at the pads and see how they hit the rotor. If you don't see any overhang, you're in the right place.

Next, make sure that the edge of the rotor isn't rubbing onto the underside of the caliper. If so, you got the adapter bolts (the ones facing us in the last picture) to play with.

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They may need to bed in.
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Originally Posted by sjanzeir View Post
Not sure what you mean by honking sound. What you need to do is shine a flashlight from the top and off the sides, have a peer at the pads and see how they hit the rotor. If you don't see any overhang, you're in the right place.

Next, make sure that the edge of the rotor isn't rubbing onto the underside of the caliper. If so, you got the adapter bolts (the ones facing us in the last picture) to play with.

I think I found the issue...it was just BARELY touching right here...
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