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Old April 19th, 2017   #20
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Default Re: Brakes dragging - Possibles causes?

Originally Posted by Dan55 View Post
Went outside with my wife.

No pressure on the rear brake pedal;
SMC have its normal play back and forth, let's say I can push-pull approx 1 mm back and forth.

With pressure on the rear brake pedal;
No more play
Okay, that sounds about right. I'd have been surprised if there was a dirty type issue anyway given the picture of your rear caliper is so clean.
Are you sure it's dragging? The rear disc can appear a lot warmer than the front as it's shrouded by the bike and has the exhausts etc all round it.
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