How often should I bleed my SRAM road brakes? Bleed your brakes at least once a year to ensure optimal braking performance, or more frequently as needed. If you ride frequently or regularly ride aggressive terrain, it is recommended to bleed your brakes more frequently. Check out the brake bleed procedures for our road brake models in our manual or by visiting our SRAM TECH YouTube Channel. Related articles How do I bleed my SRAM DOT brakes? How do I bleed my SRAM road brakes? My SRAM road brakes have a contact point too close to the bar what can I do about it? Why are my SRAM road disc brakes noisy? What is the chain line of the Rival eTap AXS crankset/chainrings?