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Need to know how to replace the front break pads on the audi, is it the same way on just about every other car or is it different?

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No youre correct its the same as just about every other car so it shouldnt be too hard at all,just make sure when you push the caliper piston back that the brake fluid in the reservoir doesnt overflow as the fluid will go back as you push the piston back

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If it is like a vw then its the same

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