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Brakes and rotors making noise

I just got my brakes and rotors changed and now as I am driving (not stopping or at a stop) it sounds like a scratching sound. Do the brakes and rotors need time to settle in or is something wrong? Any help would be nice.

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Help please.. I replaced my front brake(both) 6 month ago, when driving loud noise coming the front. I feel the brake pad grinding against the rotor when turning

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I would give it a little time because the brake pads are so close to the rotors it may take a little time. They may be touching just a little and may eventually wear down a little with use. If after a month of driving you cannot tell any difference I would let them know. It could be a sticky caliper or a bent metal cover that is rubbing on your rotor.

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I would get it looked at, you should not hear anything out of the normal with a new set and rotors. Maybe a piece of rust or something got stuck, but have it checked.

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Were metallic brake pads installed? If they were and are hidhly aggressive, yes. Give them a few miles to smooth out.

Posted on Jul 29, 2009

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