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Old 07-24-2002, 02:11 PM
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Originally posted by ctaylor738
Be sure to have a good mask to avoid breathing any asbestos dust - it flies as you tap the pins out.

I didn't think anyone made asbestos pads for over a decade! Wouldn't think his pads would last that long anyway.

Metallic or semi-metallic compounds are used in newer pads. And hence, more prone to squealing, more brake dust, etc. etc.
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