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      09-07-2012, 08:53 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by BiscottiGelato View Post
Damn. I realize that all the counter weights and all those stuff's also off the rear pads. this is ridiculous. I highly doubt I can replace any of these stuff without buying new OEM pads... damn sh_t. The shop guy is half a friend of mine, I don't even know what to say to him now... it's gonna cost me $200+ and labor to get all the backings on. to make matter worse, I have a track day coming up next Monday and there's no way I'll be able to get all the backing plates on hand and installed before then. Is the car safe to track if I don't have any of the backing plates on?
no worries running wo the backing plates or counter weights. been wo them ever since I bought the car. you should invest in the titanium shims if you haven't already.
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