brake hum

bones774

Active Member
hi, have a yamaha cross tour with Shimano mechanical disc brakes. sometimes I get a hum from front brake, I can see while riding, the outboard pad is on the disc rotor, is there an adjustment to make?
thanks
 

PedalUma

Well-Known Member
Region
USA
City
Petaluma, CA
hi, have a yamaha cross tour with Shimano mechanical disc brakes. sometimes I get a hum from front brake, I can see while riding, the outboard pad is on the disc rotor, is there an adjustment to make?
thanks
Yes. One easy way is to loosen the cable whilst tightening in the inner pad. Here is the official answer.