Question about UFO calipers

Phil Rose pjrose at
Thu May 31 12:32:37 EDT 2007

At 6:52 AM -0700 5/31/07, Bernie Benz wrote:
>I purposefully remove the active pad wear sensors whenever I'm in 
>there, shorting the connector wires and replugging the connector.
>Thus relying on the 4 wheel passive wear sensors as being more reliable.

More "reliable"? Perhaps so (after all, we do know better than to 
trust Audi electrical gadgets), but isn't the real reason that you 
(i.e., not "you" personally, of course) can manage to use that last 
0.5 mm of pad thickness without the annoyance of the built-in sensor 
announcing to the world you're a cheap SOB? ;-)

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