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Old 04-12-2006, 04:12 PM   #1
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Easy question for almost anyone who has had the front wheels off...

Do the brake pads have squeal tabs on them??? My wrangler didn't and the only way to tell when your brakes needed replacing was to take the wheel off and look or feel the grinding of the rotors... anyone know?
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Every set of front disc'* I've ever dealt with had them unless someone purposely removed them.
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Easy question for almost anyone who has had the front wheels off...

Do the brake pads have squeal tabs on them??? My wrangler didn't and the only way to tell when your brakes needed replacing was to take the wheel off and look or feel the grinding of the rotors... anyone know?
If they work. Mine didn't make a sound until they were grinding metal against metal (dangit)
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Ya, I've never seen a pair without em, the first thing I do is bend those tabs till they breajk off. I keep a visual check of my pads routinely, the tabs are usually to far in and can rut a rotor fast. Especially if you are in a position not to get to them at that moment.
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cool. thanks for the info everyone!
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