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2003 Explorer front end noise

While coming to a stop there is a "grinding" type of noise. It oscilates as the vehicle slows to a stop. Only with the brakes applied

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  • dan_duke Jan 06, 2009

    Thanks rockitman187.

    The pads look plenty thick. The rotors show little wear. I think maybe something else going on here.

  • Lori DiGioia
    Lori DiGioia Apr 04, 2013

    I was told to take it to a transmission place..just had mine inspected, had new brakes put on..that's what i was told..my ford explorer makes a noise when I am slowing down..I had the trans replaced twice..

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Sounds like your brakes are worn out.Have them checked for free at most tire and brake locations.

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