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      01-22-2012, 07:53 PM   #1
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Brakes under warranty?

Hey guys,

Anyone know if the dealer would consider replacing the brakes under warranty. I know it\'s usually wear and tear, but is it part of the maintenance schedule?

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Of course it is. Unless it has unusual wear.
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Well that's good to hear. I did find it odd though that at 69k kiloms I was already down to 23k of rear brake usage. The messed up part is that I bought the car with 66.6k kiloms and the computer was reading 35k usage left.

That's 12k usage (computer reading) and me only actually doing roughly 2200 kiloms. Very off!
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What about warped rotors? Mine shudder rather violently, but only at triple digit speeds, like when I'm braking after a 1/4 mile run.
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You know what I haven't noticed any weird pulling or shifting. There is no noise or rattling/shaking. But it seems like they're being used up much quicker than normal.

I'll have to find a good SA and go from there.
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definitely it is under warranty. You want those changed out before your warranty expires if you can
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