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Default Re: 30,000 miles report. 2013 CM Cooper SD ALL4 - 30th October 2015, 06:33 PM

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Originally Posted by zf44 View Post
Do challenge them if they recommend the discs being replaced. With my previous 2011 CM, which was a dealer demo, they only mentioned the front brake pads needed replacing at a cost of 80 from an earlier 'recall' visit. On the day of replacement (at 25k miles) I was taken aback when I was told both the front discs required replacement at a total cost of 360. I wish I had sought a second opinion but at the time I put it down to the car being thrashed as a demo.

If you do decide to replace your CM SD with the 2nd generation CM, consider the ALL4, running costs are very minimal between 2WD and 4WD.
I hadn't thought that the discs might need doing, I really hope that they don't say that. Mine was a demo or fleet car as well so I really hope that they don't need it. We will soon see. Thanks for the warning/advice.

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