Why do my new SRAM eTap AXS disc brakes have no stopping or braking power? New brakes won’t feel like they have any power until you go through the bed-in process. See a summary of the process, along with a video example, here. Related articles Why does my SRAM eTap AXS disc brake lever pull until it contacts the handlebar? Why do my SRAM eTap AXS disc brake pads rub? Why are my SRAM eTap AXS disc brakes noisy? About SRAM AXS App Are the SRAM Stealth-a-majig hose barb and compression fitting compatible with my older SRAM brake?