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When I start to break , the break start to squeal and the wheel starts to vibrate in my hands

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don't waste time as the pads are missing and damaging the rotors

Posted on Apr 19, 2015

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Sounds like you need new brakes and rotors.

Posted on Apr 19, 2015

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