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Chevy cobalt...brakes squeal with light pressure, enough to turn peoples heads

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  • wyazmi Jul 14, 2009

    This car only has 22,000 miles on it and the rotors were turned at 19,000 miles. The squealling has been a problem from the beginning.

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There's a small strip on the brake pads that will sqeal when the pads have worn down. This is a warning to replace the pads or risk doing harm to the rotors. Pads wear differently according to driving conditions and the driver. If a a car does lot of stop and go driving, the pads will wear down faster than if the car does more highway driving. There's an excellent chance that you need brake pads.

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    Assuming the pads are good, then most likely source is a warped rotor. The rotor was either defective or it may have been turned outside of recommended specifications.

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No warranty left on it?

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