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: Instant gain of 1-2 mpg

10-09-2009, 10:03 AM
by changing my brake pads and lubing the slider pins.

The passenger-side rear pads were worn down to the backing plate at 30k miles, the others were still 60% or so good by my best guess.

I'd been riding all this time with my right rear calipers at full lock.