2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 353Get this manual

2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 353

BRAKES Sportsman Rear Pad Installation 1Install new brake pads in caliper body4Install the slide bolt snap ringTorque the
until pressure has been built upMaintain at least 12, (12.7 mm) of brake fluid in the reservoir to prevent air from entering
the master cylinder6It is recommended that burnishing procedure be performed after installation of new brake pads to extend
service life and reduce noise Brake Burnishing Procedure Start machine and slowly increase speed to 30 mphGradually apply
brakes to stop machineAllow pads and disc to cool sufficiently during the procedureDo not allow pads or disc to become hot