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    I have a clicking/clonking noise when i brake while in reverse then when i go forward any ideas?

    Brakes are 314s with redstuff pads and seem to brake fine.

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    The pads will be moving about in the caliper ever so slightly. Unfortunately this is one of the risks of using anything other than OEM brake pads, all it takes is an ever so slight size difference and clonking and clicking will drive you mad.

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    Ohhhh well aslong as its not about to fall off lol

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    Nah perfectly safe although it might annoy you lol.

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    Are you sure it's the fronts?

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