How do I install my new brake pads?
For questions like this we like to refer to the experts at Park Tools. Check out the video below:
And make sure you always do the bed in procedure with new pads to ensure optimal performance.
Alternatively you can follow the link here for a written version: https://www.parktool.com/blog/repair-help/disc-brake-pad-removal-installation
Why are my new brake pads lacking power, squealing or vibrating?
You may have contaminants on the rotor, misalignment of the caliper or uneven bedding of your brake pads. If you suspect contaminants or uneven bedding please clean off the rotor with some light sandpaper and clean it with isopropyl alcohol and a clean rag to remove contaminants then follow the bedding procedure mentioned above.