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2003 Ford Taurus vibrates when I brake but not all the time. Sometimes it shudders very violently when coming to a stop. The steering wheel and it feels like the entire car does this. There is no squeeling or sounds that indicate brakes are going out. Please help

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Need to replace the disc brake rotors, they are warped.
On these disc brakes systems, the wheel lugs have to be torqued down when the wheel is put back on, or the rotors will warp after awhile.

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These symptoms are typical of warped brake rotors " disks " If it isn't very warped then you may be able to have a brake shop turn them on a lathe. If they are out too bad then they will need to be replaced. I would be very careful driving it at this point because the brakes are not gripping like they should and you could loose control very easily. Hope this answers your question. Good luck. cj2176.

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