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    Default mtech discs fitted

    well at least the fronts wasted to much time drilling out the retaining screws
    these are the ones from ebay that c/w mintex pads



    just need another dry evening and get the rears done

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    Very similar to mine... I've still got the rears to fit, just need the motivation and copper washers for the brake line and it'll get it done.


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    did they come black or did you paint them , what are you taking the brake hoses off for ? just cable tie them up

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    mtec offer a coating service for £15 per set of discs, saves you the grief of having to paint them
    Plasma's Tech2 services are now open and able to provide services

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    Yep, they're the Black Edition from MTEC. I'm upgrading to 292mm so got the new calipers to fit as well, that's why I'm removing them.

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    Just don't use there pads, squeel like mad on fronts...

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    Looking good Peadar, I'll get these when I need the disc changing

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    Quote Originally Posted by leemarksmith View Post
    Just don't use there pads, squeel like mad on fronts...
    The Mintex pads they supply mate? I've had my fronts on for a good while now and covered quite a few miles and not heard a peep out of them.

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    They'll start to squeel soon. Ive got the same problem. they squeel even when not applying brakes.

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    +1 mine squeal all the time now

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