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post #1 of 21 Old 03-29-2008, 02:28 PM Thread Starter
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Don't wait like I did

Well my procrastination caused me to spend some extra money on my brake job today! This is what a brake caliper will look like if you wait too long to change out your pads. I lost the pad on friday night coming home from work thought somthing in my drivetrain let loose


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ouch!! that must have felt good on your foot while it was on the brake pedal

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Is it even worth it???



 
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I did that too.

Not only did I replace a caliper, but 3 of the 4 rotors as well!!!

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same happened to me a fwe months ago only 1 bad rotor tho. lost the pass rear pad and shot the rotor. i also thought it was driveline or trans.

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OUCH! Did you get it all fixed ok though?

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post #6 of 21 Old 03-29-2008, 03:09 PM
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Holy crap I thought i let mine go a ways

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Uhhh... dude i bet that sounded cool.

Did mine a week ago cause it was starting to groan a little at a stop and to my dismay still had over 50% pad left at the worst.majority looked more like 65-70% left.Anyway they are all new now and no more groan

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Shame shame shame you should've known better.

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Yep all fixed up Yeah it was one of those things besides I just have bad luck

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All I have to say is wow!!

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