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2000 Nissan Maxima front brake makes grinding noise. They replaced rotor and pads. Then said was a shim that was not lubricated and replaced. Works for two weeks and it starts up again. Help?

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If you will take my word, you will ignore the sound and leave it as it will stop in a little while. I am talking from experience.

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Posted on Apr 22, 2009

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