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My 1996 pontaic grandam shakes when i brake

When i apply the brakes in 1996 pontiac grand am my car shakes really bad.

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Sounds like warped front disc brake rotors and/or out of round rear drums. Some also had rear disc brakes also. Have brakes inspected. Have steering and suspension looked at also.Loose steering or suspension wont cause a vibration but will exaggerate bad brakes or tires.Always be sure your vehicle can stop and steer safely! Hope this helps. Please rate me.

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U need to resurface the front brake rotors if they are above minimum specs.If not u need front rotors.

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This could be a warped brake disc.. when you brake do you feel the brake peddle go up and down under your foot??? if you do then this is the problem..Hope this helps

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    If not then it could be down to the ABS

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