I've been told that the I shoulder replace the rotors and sensors when I
change out the pads. Is that really necesssary, the rotors look fine but
being I have these all apart now would be the time to do it?
What Dave said.
The rotors have a number stamped on them, this is the minimum thickness
specification. If the rotors are worn below this number, then need to be
As a general rule, you will go through two sets of front brake pads for each
set of rear pads. And, you will go through three sets of pads for each
rotor. This assumes you replace the pads before they are completely worn
down and do damage to the rotors. It also assumes normal driving behavior,
race driving or aggressive behavior can cause these general rules of thumb
to change dramatically.
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