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Old 05-09-10, 12:01 PM
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brake pads

do all your brake pads need to be the same or can you use any brake pad
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Old 05-09-10, 12:06 PM
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The pads have to fit the calipers. I would use the same pads in pairs on the front and back but don't think there'd be a problem having different pads on the front versus the rear.
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I have different pairs on the front and back currently (have been meaning to fix that), but I would definitely use them in pairs.
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