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BRAKE PADS WEARING ON FUNNY ANGLE

johnswales Mar 30, 2010

  1. johnswales

    johnswales Member

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    HI I PUT SOME BRAKE PADS ON MY 2.5TDI JUST BEFORE XMAS AND I CHECKED THEM OTHER DAY AND THEY ARE WEARING ON A FUNNY ANGLE,THE ONLY REASON I CHANGED THEM BEFORE WAS COZ MY BRAKE PAD LIGHT CAME ON N WHEN I CHANGED THEM THEY 2 HAD WORN ON A FUNNY ANGLE N CHOPPED THROUGH MY PAD WARNING WIRES ANY IDEAS WHY THIS COULD BE COZ I THINK IM GUNNA HAV TO CHANGE THEM AGAIN SOON N REALLY DONT WANT AGAIN THANKS.
     
  2. CMD

    CMD Pointing Forward's!!!!!!!!!

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    1. Check caliper 2. Are the disc's the correct size . 3. Make sure pad's are biting / flush on to face of the disc.
     
  3. AU01 A4

    AU01 A4 Member

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    Sorry to bring up a old thread but ive got the same problem, john did you find out what was causring it?
     
  4. Edembers

    Edembers New Member

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    I have the same problem too, if anyone can throw any light on it I would be glad. Mine is a '98 A4 Sport.
     
  5. CHRIS555

    CHRIS555 DOPE with added OCD

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    I have a couple doing the same as well!
     
  6. Mike B

    Mike B Well-Known Member

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    Does this happen on both wheels?If only one side checkthat the disc is true and the piston in the caliper is free
     

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