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    Good tutorial on calibrating/fixing my brakes?

    I have disc brakes, and lately, I've had to press the brake lever almost to the end before I feel the brake actually working.

    I"m a beginner, so I'm looking for an easy-to-follow tutorial/video that explains how to calibrate these brakes, or change them if necessary.

    Thanks.

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    Depends on the brand and model. Are they hydraulic? Youtube probably has vids. I would use the search terms "how to adjust xxxx brakes" and "change pads on xxxx brakes". They might also need a bleed if they are hydraulic, but I would check the pads first.
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    you should be able to adjust your barrel at end of brake to tighten cable some. Unscrew it to make it tighter.
    then as mentioned you can do a search on "how to adjust bike brake levers range"
    and see a video for that specific item.
    How to Adjust Bike Brakes - YouTube
    that is good one to see.

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