Brake Pad & Brake Shoe Toyota Hilux Revo/Vigo

Toyota Hilux brake pads wear at different intervals, it depends on the vehicle, driving style and driving conditions. Typically, you will get around 25,000 to 80,000 kilometres driving from a set of brake pads. There is a big variance in the brake pad expected wear life.




As a general rule, you should get your brake pads replaced every 10,000 to 20,000 miles to keep wear to a minimum. When it comes to your rotors, you have a bit longer. Your rotors should be replaced between 50,000 and 70,000 miles to keep your brakes in peak health.


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epending on the results of the multi-point inspection, your vehicle brake service may include: Brake pad Replacement. New Brake Rotors / Brake Drums Resurfaced. Brake Fluid Flush & Brake Fluid Replacement.


The average brake pad replacement costs around Rs7500 per axle, but these costs can rise to around Rs 15000 per axle depending on your vehicle's brake pad materials. The least expensive brake pads use organic material.



Most pads start their life with about 12 mm of friction material, and most mechanics suggest replacing them when they get to 3 or 4 mm. You should replace your car's brake pads before the backing plate begins gouging out the brake rotors — a complication that can make the job even more expensive.


Depending on the application brake pads should last anything from 15,000 to 70,000 kilometres. If you feel that your brake pads are wearing out prematurely you may need to have your mechanic install heavier duty, temperature resistant brakes pads such as Nautica Heavy Duty.


Here are 6 common signs it's time to replace your brake pads.


  1. Squeaking or Squealing Coming From Brakes. ...

  2. Grinding Sound When Braking. ...

  3. Vibration When Braking. ...

  4. Taking Longer To Stop. ...

  5. Brake Pad Indicator Light Comes On. ...

  6. Your Brake Pads Appear To Be Thin.



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