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Front brake pads 99 Regal

I changed the all the pads and rotors on my 2003 Impala and now need to change the front brake pads on my 1999 Regal. Is there much of a difference or pretty straight forward? Thanks!

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Its very similar if not the same. That style Impala uses the same brake and axle assembly as the Regal so you should be in familiar territory once the wheels are off. Good luck!

Posted on Jul 11, 2010

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