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Old 04-12-2002, 08:15 AM
mbdoc mbdoc is offline
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Keeping ONE foot on the brake pedal will wear out front pads & rotors Quickly.
About 25 years ago my wife had a newspaper route & needed brake pads every 4,000 miles!
Driving habits can cause pad wear at alarming rates as the brake temps go higher & higher.
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