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 Post subject: Brake Pad Replacement
PostPosted: Mon Mar 13, 2017 6:06 pm 
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Location: Hoffman Estates. IL
My 2013 has 25,000 miles on it. I was curious about the experiences of people with more mileage regarding the need to replace brake pads.

If you had to replace the pads, at what mileage did that happen???

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 Post subject: Re: Brake Pad Replacement
PostPosted: Mon Mar 13, 2017 7:01 pm 
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Location: San Diego
Im not aware of a single RAV4 EV then is that the brakes replaced, anywhere at anytime.


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 Post subject: Re: Brake Pad Replacement
PostPosted: Tue Mar 14, 2017 2:06 am 
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Have them checked at 100,000 miles.


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 Post subject: Re: Brake Pad Replacement
PostPosted: Tue Mar 14, 2017 3:24 am 
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Location: New Jersey
Had mine checked at 90k miles during a tire rotation, they told me I'm at 50% and to keep driving...

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 Post subject: Re: Brake Pad Replacement
PostPosted: Tue Mar 14, 2017 4:03 am 
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Gotta love that regenerative braking! That's one reason I drive in B mode a lot...to save my brake pads. Kinda like thrust reversers, eh Tony?

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 Post subject: Re: Brake Pad Replacement
PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 3:58 am 
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Location: San Diego, CA
I have 48k miles, and took a look when I rotated my tires, and the front ones were at about 50% ..
It also looks like they have wear sensors, so you should get a warning ...


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 Post subject: Re: Brake Pad Replacement
PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 5:43 am 
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Location: Volcano, CA
i have like 75% of my pads left at about 55K miles (9mm out of 12mm thickness) (last time they were checked at the dealer).

So not worried. The car may not outlive the pads.

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