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    2013 r1200rt

    While reinstalling the wheels after new tires where mounted I noticed both front brake calipers had uneven pad wear; the outter pad on both had twice the wear and the inner pads were almost new. The new-to-me bike has 14k on it and while not an expert it seems that either the brakes need to be bled and/or calipers rebuilt? I just had the bike serviced at a local BMW shop and they said this wear is "normal", does anyone else have this problem?

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    Brake wear

    Personally I would take the calipers off the disc and do a thorough cleaning of the piston area and the location points of the pad to caliper. Then install new pads.
    'I'm funky now in every way".
    2011 R1200RT
    2015 Ducati Multistrada
    2013 Honda CRF250L

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