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Brake pad warning light on golf gti 1.8t 1999 t reg

Brake pad warning light on
car: golf gti 1.8t 1999 t reg
fluid not low

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Your brake pad sensor probably worn low on your brake pads itself, renew your brake pads and your sensors aswell.,

Posted on Jul 23, 2009

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Brake wear indicator and low brake fluid warning indication are two different circuits.

They are not related.

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Easy route to check brake pads is the measure the gab between the rotor and the metal portion of the brake pad.

If it's low then replace it.
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The right way is to pull the tires and measure the thickness of the remaining brake pad.

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Most shop give free brake inspection with oil change,

Check it out before the pad cuts into the rotor and it will DOUBLE the cost of your brake job.

Posted on Jul 17, 2009

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