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Saturn front brakes and rotors

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Sledgstone

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The brakes have been pulsating pretty bad for about 2 weeks now. The pads looked good, so it must have been the rotors. I replaced the front rotors, brake pads and brake hardware clips yesterday and now it seems to be braking good again. I still have to give it a longer road test, but it is braking pretty solid now. BTW, rotors at NAPPA were $18 a piece while Autozone was $38 a piece. But for some reason the brake pads were actually cheaper at autozone than either NAPPA or advance auto parts. Surprised me.

I'm not surprised I had to replace the brakes tho, they were the same pads and rotors that sat for almost 2 winters with the car. The bolts that held the caliper bracket on were rusted to all hell. Freeze off, an 18mm wrench and a rubber mallet and bam. I'm lucky the damn bolts didn't break.


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Sorry for a rather late comment, but I was just interested in reading this post since I'm a car enthusiast. I have also been fond of autozone because they're one of the best in terms of quality and price. I purchase *spam* through them, and will continue to do so. And yeah, advanced auto parts is more expensive! Thanks for sharing.

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