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    Got them done today, textar brake shoes (£22), fit my Hella foglamp, labour £20.

    On the way to my local ish garage, the car didn't squeal/grind once, the way it did on Monday.

    Handbrake now feels like a good solid handbrake

    Booked in for 3 weeks time for an inspection II + injectors clean & new seals, new rocker cover & plug gasket and clean out throttle body
    Let the fun times roll .....

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    Quote Originally Posted by DSK View Post
    Got them done today, textar brake shoes (£22), fit my Hella foglamp, labour £20.

    On the way to my local ish garage, the car didn't squeal/grind once, the way it did on Monday.

    Handbrake now feels like a good solid handbrake

    Booked in for 3 weeks time for an inspection II + injectors clean & new seals, new rocker cover & plug gasket and clean out throttle body
    Good to hear DSK, no handbrake turns now
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ronnie View Post
    Good to hear DSK, no handbrake turns now
    Its a RWD BMW, not a Citroen Saxo
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    Quote Originally Posted by DSK View Post
    Its a RWD BMW, not a Citroen Saxo
    You can still handbrake them, especially if you are trying to Autotest it
     
     

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    I grew out of handbrake turns nearly 10 years ago!

    Handbrake really feels very secure and strong grabbing both sides evenly.
    Let the fun times roll .....

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    Quote Originally Posted by DSK View Post
    I grew out of handbrake turns nearly 10 years ago!
    I have and haven't! see in OT
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ronnie View Post
    I have and haven't! see in OT
    Let the fun times roll .....

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