So I changed my front brake pads for the EBC HH Sintered (FA197HH).
I went for a ride around the neighborhood afterwards to "brake in" the pads and although it was relatively low speed I did a lot of stop & go.
When I came back the rotor was very warm and it had changed colors (see...
Changed the pads a few days ago from stock to ECB HH's and rode a while to bed them in.
I've never seen a tiny bit of rust on the sides of the rotors in the 7k miles I've rode with the stock pads, so how come there's suddenly rust now?
Did I not sufficiently bed them in, or is this normal for...
I snagged a very good deal on a pair of EBC FA197HH pads (great reviews!) on eBay so here's a HOWTO on replacing your Ninja 300 brake pads:
1. Gather your tools. You're going to need a 12mm socket, 5mm Allen/hex key, Threadlock (blue) and torque wrench.
2. Loosen the pad pins (pink) and...