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    I'm getting a scraping sound from the brakes, sounds like the rear passenger side. sound only really comes whilst braking at low speed and breaking whilst reversing, just took it out on the industrial estate near me to see if it does it whilst "emergency stopping" from 30 only did it once out of 3 times but nearly all the time at lower speeds, any ideas? and more importantly would it be covered by the warranty it's an 07 life standard brakes.
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    How many miles u got on the clock??

    Could it just be the pads are worn?


    The rears wear at a surprising rate!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Diet1985 View Post
    How many miles u got on the clock??

    Could it just be the pads are worn?


    The rears wear at a surprising rate!
    24k

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    thats the exact same mileage my rear pads were changed as they were 90% worn!!!!

    My bets are on ur pads

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    Quote Originally Posted by Diet1985 View Post
    thats the exact same mileage my rear pads were changed as they were 90% worn!!!!

    My bets are on ur pads
    sweet jesus.... now for my next question, how much should I be paying?

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    i would of thought about £20 , just have a quick check before you buy any pads

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    if u intend on doing them self read the how 2 as there is some probs with the windback tools etc etc.


    I cant imagine anymore than £60 for a garage to do it

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    Quote Originally Posted by Diet1985 View Post
    if u intend on doing them self read the how 2 as there is some probs with the windback tools etc etc.


    I cant imagine anymore than £60 for a garage to do it
    it'll be off to the garage first thing, thanks for the help guys

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    kwik fit want £77.90 for the front and £91.40 for the back

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    i would do it your self and save some money, look up pads on how 2 on here both sides will take you less then an hour!

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