How to Replace SRAM/Avid Elixir, Guide, XO, XX World Cup Brake Pads

How to Replace SRAM/Avid Elixir, Guide, XO, XX World Cup Brake Pads

SRAM/Avid Elixir, Guide, XO, XX World Cup Brake Sets and Brake Pads

Tools Needed: 

Steps to Complete Job: 
  1. Make your life easy and use the TIPs Performance bike stand. Also, stay clean with our industrial strength latex gloves and microfiber towels.
  2. Using the TIPs Performance needle nose pliers carefully remove lock pin clip.
  3. Using the 2.5mm hex tool, loosen and remove lock pin.
  4. Using the TIPs Performance piston press tool, gently push pistons back.
  5. Remove the old brake pads by squeezing the pads together and pull.
  6. Insert compatible brake pads by squeezing the pads together and push into place.
  7. Using the TIPs Performance 2.5 hex too, insert lock pin (Do not over torque).
  8. DON’T FORGET to replace the lock pin clip!

*Depending on specific crankset and or circumstances, send us a message for assistance

Job Level of Difficulty: Novice to Intermediate* Time to Complete Job: 5 minutes or less

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