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Rust on Brakes!

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Old 09-06-2007, 12:25 PM
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Default Rust on Brakes!

I have a 2005 C4S that is very low on miles since I travel alot for business. I recently had to leave my car outside (locked inside a secure gate). When I returned home from my latest trip (3 months) I noticed there is a slight layer of rust on the brake rotor! As you can imagine... the site of rust on my car is like nails on a chalk board. [:@] Will this layer of rust burn off from driving the car regularly? Any suggestions to remove this rust would be appreciated! Rust.... arggggggg! -D
 
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Old 09-06-2007, 12:31 PM
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Default RE: Rust on Brakes!

It will burn off after your first trip around town. Nothing to worry about, and is very normal. They will be shiney as new after a short drive.
 
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Old 09-06-2007, 12:51 PM
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Default RE: Rust on Brakes!

Doc! Thanks for that news regarding the brake rust! I feel alot better now... Cheers!
 
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