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Old 09-20-2012, 12:23 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by chum567 View Post
ok well I called the dealer because I'm waiting on another part (been waiting over 3 months to be exact :/) and he told me my part had finally been shipped and will be in next week and then I told him about what happened this morning and he said something along the lines of it not actually being low it has more to do with the actual brake pedal being thinner. He said to just wait till next week when I bring it in for other work for them to look at it. Thoughts?
I think he meant the brake pads were thinner. As the pads get thinner from wear, a little extra fluid resides in the brake lines making the reservoir a little lower. But with only 12,000 miles this seems like a pretty unlikely...
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