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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-20-2009, 04:13 PM Thread Starter
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How much longer will my brakes hold up

I got my inspection on Friday and I have 5/32s on my front and 4/32s on my rear brakes. The mechanic said I should replace them soon, but I'm pretty sure it's not until 2/32 that it's not legal, so I declined.

I just bought new tires which put a nice hole in my bank account and we might be moving into a larger place and the deposit stuff will put another dent in my account.

So how long do you think they can last and I can still be safe?

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new pads are $35 a pair. Search around for resurfacing costs.

Anyways mine petered out at 45k miles. Lots of pad left but the vibration
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I would replace them before they get too bad and you'll need your rotors plained.

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