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    running in new brakes ?

    im haveing my 280 4 stud brakes stud up fitted on friday and was wondering how long it would take to run them in!


    and what not to do seeing as there brand new ????


    thanks mike!
    Back in an astra and loving it

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    I mechanic friend told me that it will take 500 miles to bed them in properly! and not to brake hard like emergency stops as that will warp them

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    Also dont sit with your foot on the brakes when your stopped, this can cause the discs to warp.

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