How do you change brake rotors on a Hyundai Tiburon?

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We would like to refer to you our web site or to your local Hyundai dealership for assistance in changing the brake rotors on the Hyundai Tiburon. If we can be of any further assistance, please call our toll-free customer service number at 1-800-633-5151, Monday through Friday from 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Pacific Time, with the following information-

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