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    Default Bit of help please guys

    driving today and after i had done some hard breaking. got a noise of some thing rubbing after a revolution. so will my Disc/pads be worn enough to cause this ? whilst the noise was happening i pumped the break and it would stop. so i know its one or the other...

    so can some one link me to either a how to change breaks and what where i should be paying

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lump View Post
    driving today and after i had done some hard breaking. got a noise of some thing rubbing after a revolution. so will my Disc/pads be worn enough to cause this ? whilst the noise was happening i pumped the break and it would stop. so i know its one or the other...

    so can some one link me to either a how to change breaks and what where i should be paying
    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showth...t=brake+change

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    wont be doing that then ok what price should i be paying to get it done

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    It really is quite straight forward fella - shame you are not close as I would have happly changed for you..

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    Have a go yourself mate, you really cant do it wrong, and you cant really break anything either (no pun intended). that linked guide is dead easy to follow too. Plus, by stripping them down in anticipation to changing them you may just find some dirt/stones behind a pad that is causing the rubbing. If whoever did your last brake change didnt use copper grease on the pads, the brake dust can bake on and cause a pad to stick. Again if were close..... but im further again lol

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    To get it done at national will be about £110 all in

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    Quote Originally Posted by barkzz View Post
    To get it done at national will be about £110 all in
    really ! what all 4 that cheap

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    no way!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lump View Post
    really ! what all 4 that cheap
    No chance!! That might be just for pads for two wheels!! The parts themselves for all four wheels are £120-£130.

    It's worth having a go yourself, really not that hard to do!!

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    Is it just the front ones you are going to do.?

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