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Help with replacing brake pads

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by DLR07, May 2, 2010.

  1. May 2, 2010 at 8:39 PM
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    DLR07

    DLR07 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hey Guys I just took my truck in for the 65,000 service. They told me that I need to have my pads changed soon ( about 10% left). Anyhow what I need you guys for is for a little help. What BRANDS of pads would you guys recommend for are trucks. I looking for some good pads and dont want to go the cheap route. Also how often to brake rotors need to be replace? What kinda price range do you think Ill be looking at for the pads? Thanks for the help Guys
     
  2. May 2, 2010 at 8:43 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

    WilsonTheDog Kylie's dad

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    Hawk. I've used EBC before, too.
     
  3. May 2, 2010 at 8:47 PM
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    DLR07

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    what kinda Hawks were they? How was the EBC? thanks guys
     
  4. May 2, 2010 at 9:10 PM
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    DLR07

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    What kind of ceramics brakes would you recommend? are they alot more pricey?
     
  5. May 3, 2010 at 5:18 AM
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  6. May 3, 2010 at 5:31 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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    I use Wagner ceramics.
     
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