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I'm thinking of changing my original Tektro Polygon rotors to Shimano RT66 rotors. Both use 6 bolts and 160mm size. Is this will be fine with my Tektro Auriga brakes? And will changing the rotors cause significant difference?

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  • ^ This should be an answer.
    – Emyr
    Commented Jun 30, 2015 at 9:57
  • What do you mean? I'm pretty sure if the rotors are in the same size it'll be fine. What I really wanna know is will this make a significant differences on brakings. I just wanna know so I won't spend it for nothing. Commented Jul 1, 2015 at 0:45
  • Sorry, there was a useful comment above mine which was better as an answer.
    – Emyr
    Commented Jul 1, 2015 at 5:31
  • I can't see 'em. Looks like have been deleted Commented Jul 1, 2015 at 13:49
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    @Emyr: I've posted the comment as an answer below!
    – Carel
    Commented Jul 2, 2015 at 7:22

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You'll just have to make sure that the rotors match the type of brake pads you use. Shimano mark their rotors for 'resin pads only' and the like! –

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  • RT66 rotors are compatible with metal ceramic pads that Tektro use. Commented Jul 1, 2015 at 0:46
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    There should be no problem then. Make sure to tighten the screws on the rotor to the right specification (use a torque wrench!) and re-check after a short ride.
    – Carel
    Commented Jul 2, 2015 at 7:21

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