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Rear brake life
Written by yankeesmuggler on 3/16/2012 at 04:03 pm

I have 150,000 miles on this 98 Pacific Coast and I had 124,000 miles
on my previous 98 Pacific Coast (new from Honda). I've never replace
a rear brake part.

Tim Davies
Seneca Falls, NY
Yankee Smuggler II 1998 (150,000 mi)

On Mar 16, 2012, at 11:35 AM, revconprince wrote:

> For those who have tons of miles on your bike, how long do the rear
> brakes last? With 36K miles, is it possible for them to be be worn
> out? They started making noise today. They also clunk when I first
> apply the brake. I really don't want to pull the rear wheel if I
> don't have to, I have better things to do with my time, but should
> I be suspicious of the pad wear?

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