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Re: Change Discs and Pads

Originally Posted by SteveRob View Post
I remember when I changed my front discs/pads which I got from a local motor factors, after maybe 3000 miles I had a bad brake judder, stripped it all down and refitted and was ok for a while, they then got worse over time and ended up being far worse than at the 3000 mile mark, I eventually bought Brembo ones from the main dealer for only 15 more for the pair - problem solved.

I bought the discs direct from Renault and the pads from a local autofactor. All seems well so far.
The mention of thread locking compound has me a little concerned, but I have tightened the bolts up very tight. Should I go back a put some compound on the bolts?
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