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I've got my new Cross-drilled vented evosport discs, new pads and calipers on my clio 1.2 today but after a 200 mile round trip, The brakes are still not very effective at low speeds.
Would there be any reason why the brakes are not very effective and generally not as good as they should be or do they just need to be worn in further?
What make and which friction material did you use? As Madnoel10 says, it maybe that the disks and pads have not come up to temperature ... you may need to change the type of friction material used to get a better balance through your operating enviroment.
Hope it helps
Why is it the older I get .... the better I think I was ?
Currently in Truckbusuk's garage:
Clio2 1.4RT Phase1(VF1BB0S) + Volvo XC90 SE Lux D5 Geartronic