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Popping on left front when applying brakes (ABS).

Popping/bumping on left front when applying brakes (ABS). New rotors and pads just installed. No noise when turning that would indicate a bad CV joint. Removed wheel, caliper, and rotor to check everything and no apparent problems or excess play in drive shaft or bearing assembly.

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Is your ABS light on? If so, you have a bad wheel speed sensor at the LF wheel. Or, you may have rust buildup on the teeth that the speed sensor measures. Pull off the axle, and check the toothed gear that resided in the spindle.

If not, you may havea sticking caliper piston, or inadequate lubrication on the caliper slides.

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