2004 Skoda Fabia

Brakes problem
2004 Skoda Fabia 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Manual 17500 miles

I have a fabia vrs 2004 on a 04 plate. I have only done 17,500 miles since new and my discs are becoming pitted. I renewed the worst two on the rear of vehicle but roughly 2 months after they were rusting as well. I had a word with garage and they said I was not using car enough. Another garage said it was because they have taken asbestos out of brake pads. It is the only car I have had this trouble with, but apart from this problem I would recommend this car to anyone. Just curios to know if anyone can shed any light on subject.
Alan seccombe
June 23, 2008.

How often do you use the car? You could try a different make of disc. Car being stood for periods is the reason for rust. The longer stood the worse the rust eats the metal causing pitting.

Dave H
Nov 9, 2008.