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My 3201 2007 shows a problem with brakes (worn) the service section on the computer shows -140km on the back brakes. Is this a service estimate or is this a genuine problem ie picking up metal?

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The brake friction material has metal impregnated into them and the computer "feels"the amount of wear left(clever eh.)when you are informed that you need replacements you MUST use genuine parts.and (you will like this)some markets(countries)you must get a dealer to fit and reset the computer.it wont be long before the bonnet(hood)is locked so that users cannot mess around with what is now more complicated than a desktop computer.

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