12 s60 front brakes don’t wear out
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      12 s60 front brakes don’t wear out

      Hi guys,

      I have a 12 s60 T5 and my front brakes and rotors are perfect and original on the car. I am on my second rear brakes and have the same mm (Las changed a year ago) as the original front brakes (7mm) - any technical reasons you can think of for this happening? I think it’s great but just never seen something like this - I recently replaced Brake fluid about a month ago myself and saw rotors and brakes in front were perfect.

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      These cars are rear biased
      Cars are pulled to a stop from the rear brakes
      My s80 goes rears wear out 2 to 3 times faster than front set

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      2007 S80 3.2- 4C, 18"wheels,adaptive Bi-Xenon ,12-speaker Dynaudio Sound system, Ultimate Viking Starship
      1998 C70 2.3 HPT, factory 18" BBS, TME Exhaust,HR sport springs,IPD skid plate (garaged)
      1998 V70R RN swap,TME exhaust,TME swaybars,18 Pegs,Big Brake Kit

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