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BRAKE PADS WEARING ON FUNNY ANGLE

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by johnswales, Mar 30, 2010.

  1. johnswales
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    [Mar 30, 2010]
    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.
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  3. CMD
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    CMD Pointing Forward's!!!!!!!!!

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    [Mar 31, 2010]
    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.
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    [Jun 15, 2010]
    Sorry to bring up a old thread but ive got the same problem, john did you find out what was causring it?
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    [Jan 25, 2011]
    I have the same problem too, if anyone can throw any light on it I would be glad. Mine is a '98 A4 Sport.
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    CHRIS555 DOPE with added OCD

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    [Jan 25, 2011]
    I have a couple doing the same as well!
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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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