MONROE BRAKES®: THE TRUSTED UNDERCAR EXPERT.


A complete line of quality brake products from Monroe, the trusted undercar expert.
The Total Solution® for today's repair professionals.
Everything you need for
a quality repair.
Meets or exceeds OE
manufacturer specifications.
Offering dependable stopping solutions for today's import and domestic vehicles.
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Monroe's Technical Support will help you find answers to the most frequently asked product and installation questions and provide invaluable technical training information. If your vehicle exhibits any abnormal brake conditions, visit a certified Monroe Brakes® Expert and request a Safety Triangle™ inspection.


MONROE BRAKES®: Installation Tips - Brake Pads
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Customers expect quiet, clean, dependable and safe brakes.
The following reminders will help get the best installation results and minimize comebacks.




  • Rotors should be replaced or resurfaced with a fine, non directional finish.


  • Wash rotor with non-detergent (clear) liquid cleanser and warm water.


  • Do not touch or contaminate friction material.


  • Lubricate sliding surfaces and back of pad with brake lubricant.


  • Inspect components. Replace worn hardware, including pad installation clips.


  • Open bleeder and then compress piston. Do not hammer to set pads in place.


  • Torque lug nuts using star pattern.


  • High-speed break-in is NOT required or recommended! Follow manufacturer's recommendation.


  • Check temperature of all four brakes to ensure balanced braking effort.


  • Check temperature of all four brakes to ensure balanced braking effort.