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Old 05-16-2014, 05:42 PM   #22892
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Originally Posted by goodwithafork View Post
Thanks for the info!

Oh, and listen to this great joke. My friend called about the brake pads at a Suzuki dealer in Oaxaca and they quoted 2800 for the rear pads and 3500 for each front pad. What on earth? So, I'll be sourcing them elsewhere to say the least.
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Call Xavier Chavane at Chavane Motos Pro Shop Suzuki in Guadalajara. He is Belgian and speaks English. He will send to you Suzuki brake pads for much less.

You should be able to find those brake pads in Oaxaca for about no more than 600 pesos. I would source EBC, OEM, or Galfer.
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