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Sqealing front brakes 2005 super glide 1500 miles

Front brakes sqeak when appling brakes. Have tried the spray on back of pads did not last. This bike is a 2005 super glide with 1500 miles. Have checked wear on pads and still have full pad.

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Usually when a brake squeals it's because someone has gotten wax or something on the rotor. The only way to stop the squeal is to install new pads and clean the rotor with brake cleaner prior to installing the new pads. Sometimes you even have to "break the glaze" on the rotor.

You can try taking the pads out and sanding them real good. Then do the stuff I said to do above. Might work.

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Steve

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