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Old 05-23-2015, 12:40 AM   #1
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NFTW here. I am New to the forum, in short i own a 2009 focus SE. it has 51k on it, new sp541s at 50k and new pads rotors as of today. Did anyone else have wear more dominate on one side pads than the other? Both front inners were 3 mm thinner than the outers.

next, the rotors just slide on right and the caliper and pads hold it in place.?


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3mm less on the inner pads than the outer ones isn't enough differential wear to worry about. Just make sure all slider areas/pins are clean as on any other brake job.

Rotors are held on by the wheels/lug nuts, not by the calipers.
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Roger pretty much summed it up^^^^^^^ a little more wear on one side vs the other pad, ok. Just clean & regrease the caliper slide pins w/ the slide pin grease.
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