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1998 Hyundai Sonata Base 4dr Sedan Manual

1998 Hyundai Sonata
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Mid-Size
21 mpg city / 28 mpg hwy
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Should the brake pads be checked at the time of rotating wheels and oil change
My 2011 Sonata has 82000 km and I noticed a noise on the brakes. It needs new rotors and brake pads. Should the brake pads have been noticed by the mechanic during a regular oil ...
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