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Varmint
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Brakes too? [View News Item]    (Score: 1, Normal) 09-03-2004 09:24
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Along with the larger rims, they get larger disk brakes. Heer in North America, we appear to be getting the rims, but not the brakes. (Why? Because they drive faster than we do?)

I would think it costs more to assemble and maintain two different braking systems than it would to just use the same parts in all CR-Vs.

Art of Snow
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Re: Brakes too? [View News Item]    (Score: 1, Normal) 09-03-2004 10:03
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Not sure if you won't get larger brakes in the US ... but if it is the case, it might be because of the diesel engine which is going to make the car heavier.

 
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