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Old 08-25-2009, 07:54 PM   #1
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Red Pippy has a problem!

I have been noticing lately that my car's brakes seem to be constantly grabbing...like the car is hesitating to move. I know it's the brakes because there are times where the brakes will squeak.

To be completely honest I don't understand why this is happening. It seems to only happen when my car is driven - when I first get into my car in the mroning, the brakes feel "normal" for about 5 minutes.

If anyone could help me out, it would be awesome! I just don't want to have to bring the car in to a mechanic just to get ripped off if it isn't a big deal.


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is it front or rear? or both?
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it's the front only...sorry, should have been more specific lol
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IDK i have'nt had that problem.
My brake problems have been mostly related to too much BRAKE FADE, and not enuff stopping power.
How old are the front rotors/pads?
Big MAYBE a warped rotor?
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well there is about 7k on the rotars and pads...I replaced all the brakes myself

Hmmm...it's kind of a strange deal...also like the brakes are VERY touchy...like they I barely have to touch the brake pedal before my car comes to a screeching hault.

Like I have been just driving like this for quite some time but it's getting quite annoying so I think it's time to do something.
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