Volkswagen golf ones
need new rear brake pads.
i replaced brake pads on vw golf and did not put the clips on the brake pads is it save?
brake pads could be worn out. would it be safe to drive for now if the front brake pads are ok?
You need to replace the rear brake pads and anything else the brakes may need. Driving without rear brakes would be foolish and dangerous. Good brakes are a number one priority.
To put brakes pads on a 1994 Honda Civic, you will need Bleed brake fluid.
If your brakes are grinding at all, you need to inspect the brake pads. I suspect you will find your pads are worn out.
The brake pads are a part of the braking system. Many people do refer to the brake pads as "the brakes", but you'll need to make sure the rotors and calipers are working properly as well. Additionally, The term 'brake pads' are associated with 'disc brake' systems. Earlier vehicles had 'brake shoes' which were associated with 'drum brakes'. Depending on the year of the car, front brakes could mean either and is a generic term.
When you're brake pads be calm worn, they will have a slight shimmy when you apply the brakes. When the brake pads are completely worn out they will make a grinding noise.
To repair brakes, you need to first decide what needs to be replaced. You may want to replace just the brake pads, or the brake lines.
Brake pads are part of the cars disk brakes. There are four different brake pads they are semi-metallic brake pads, organic brake pads, low-metallic NAO brake pads and ceramic brake pads.
Replace the pads, and the rotors. You need to change the brake pads and the rotors.