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Old 03-10-2006, 10:04 PM
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Originally Posted by carusle
When they change your tires with the air guns set to high it can warp the rotors and cause the vibration through the pedal. The last time it happened to me it was the front rotors. Did not have enough left on the rotors to true so I had to replace them.
This is very real. A shop I once went to in Atlanta had no air tools in the wheel/tire area. I commented on this - and they told me about how they had to buy a customer 4 new Jaguar rotors because of warping. As told to me, most European car rotors are generally made with less meat (less unsprung weight) and are considered disposable - not turnable.
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