Front /back pad wear etc . (was 90 brake)

Larry C Leung l.leung at
Thu Jul 12 16:19:35 EDT 2001

No idea how the rears could be used when there is VERY limited traction
in the rear (hence allowable braking force, ABS controlled or not) under
heavy braking. 


On Thu, 12 Jul 2001 16:44:52 -0000 "Erik R" <eringelberg at>
>While the mass re-distribution is great in theory, we lept past the 
>substantive issue. Audi has for many years used abs-based anti-dive 
>into the Bosch 5.x software. At high speeds (at which speed I have no 
>the rear brakes get a LOT more pressure than is ordinarily biased.
>My A4 rear brakes (unvented) wore very fast from high-speed braking 
>mph), in spite of less weight over the rear axle. The rears wore much 
>than the fronts.
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