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    Today's progress - New brake discs and pads!!

    hey all,

    my brakes needed changing so changed the pads and discs today

    here are some pics:

    old disk



    ooooh!!:



    Nice new disks:






    Old and new:


    Old pad:


    new pads:




    Fitted:









    Other side:


    all done:




    a couple of random pics:





    Observe the masses and do the opposite

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    Good job done !... take it easy bedding them in now !

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    how many miles should i give them to bed in before i can break heavily coo?
    Observe the masses and do the opposite

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    nice an clean for now you could of painted that why you had the wheels off

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    Quote Originally Posted by A51M View Post
    how many miles should i give them to bed in before i can break heavily coo?
    just a few days of driving

    say get upto 70mph then slow down to 50mph about 10 times give it about 1 min each time to cool them disc down

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    Nice work.

    Why didnt you go for the drilled discs that you post up earlier on though

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    Quote Originally Posted by redhotpanther View Post
    Nice work.

    Why didnt you go for the drilled discs that you post up earlier on though
    rang the guy, and he was messing me about, as i needed them today, he didnt know whether he had them in stock or not - i wasnt prepared to travel like 20 miles (getting a lift from a mate) to get messed about.
    Observe the masses and do the opposite

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    i did the pads on mine the other day and was it just me or are them wire clips a sod to do?

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    they are a bit tricky at first mate, but easy once you know how
    Observe the masses and do the opposite

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    good work bro...better than paying someone for sure

    am liking the front end of your car


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