Question about 2004 Chrysler Sebring

1 Answer

I am getting a pulsing feeling from the front wheels when braking on my 2004 Chrysler Sebring. It feels like one or more of the rotors are warped. How do I replace the front rotors with new ones. Thanks.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Renaissance:

    An user who is expert in 3 categories / brands.

  • Master
  • 1,508 Answers

If they are not worn beyond tollerance they can be machined on the vehicle.
Also make sure its not tyres or wheel bearings.

remove wheel
remove brake caliper( leave the hose connected)
remove centre cap
remove split pin and lock
unscrew bearing hub nut
rotor should come off
fit new bearing races in new rotor
grease new bearings
fit inside bearing and seal
refit rotor, outer bearing,washer,nut,lock, splitpin and centre cap
(tighten nut until no play in bearing plus 1\8 of a turn)
refit caliper and wheel
bleed and test brakes before driving

Posted on Apr 28, 2010

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
New users get 2 Free calls (no credit card required) and instant help on almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, appliances, handyman, and even pets).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

There's a pulsing feeling in the brake pedal when I press the brakes. There's a noise as well. it's not the ABS.


Do you feel the pulse at the steering wheel. Replace the front rotors. If not the rear rotors or drums. Which ever you have. Some is warped. Just a note. Just because the ABS light isn't on. doesn't mean it couldn't be part of that system.

Sep 15, 2016 | Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

Why do my brakes vibrate when I'm stopping?


Your brake rotors are warped and need to either be shaved or replaced.

Apr 04, 2016 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

I have a chrysler 300m 2004 I resently had the wheel bearings done now I have a grinding ,pulsation feeling in the brakes can you tell me what this might be


The grinding may go away do to possibly dirt or something left on the rotors when bearings were installed. The pulsing of the brake pedal is caused from a warped rotor. Rotor warp is caused from hard braking, long brake application on hills and a possibility of over tightening the lug nuts that hold the wheel on. Hope this helps.

Nov 29, 2011 | Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

WHEN I BRAKE BY A STOP STREET WITH MY 325TI BMW, THEN THERE IS SOME VIBRATION ON THE BRAKE PADDLE


Sounds like you may have warped front rotors. They can be felt in the brake pedal when stopping. The warpage of the rotor actually pushes the caliper piston in and out which is felt by your foot. Another vibration you may feel is the ABS system coming on if there are poor road surfaces.That feels quite a bit different than a warped rotor.

Dec 27, 2010 | BMW 325 Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

My 1998 ford escort brake peddle started pulsing and then a noise. Checked fluid, not down any fluid, and no leeks, just feels like I can not stop well., No ABS lite til yesterday, then it came on after...


Normally a "pulsing" brake pedal means that that you have a warped brake rotor or the brake caliper is lose. I would start by taking the front wheel off and inspecting the brake pads and the rotor. If the brake pads are worn down bad replace them. Pay special attention to the brake rotors also as if the are grooved very bad, they should also be replaced.

Nov 15, 2010 | 1998 Ford Escort

1 Answer

Brakes have a pulsing feel when youy apply them


U have warped disk brake rotors, if your car four wheel disk then all four should be machined true again to stop the problem, if u have just front disk brakes then have the front disk rotors machined true again by a brake shop

Oct 30, 2010 | 1997 Buick LeSabre

3 Answers

2007 camry brakes vibrating


Installing new brake pads on toyota camry solara 2006 front rotors and pads and rear pads. Steering wheel would shake while breaking on 50+ miles per hour speeds. All fixed now.

Jun 22, 2010 | 2007 Toyota Camry

2 Answers

Brakes are pulsing


new rotors, machine rotors or just a pad slap?
pulsing indicates warpage, is if felt in the steering wheel or the brake pedal? did you do front and rears?
is it drum or all wheel disc brakes?

Apr 13, 2010 | 1999 GMC Jimmy

4 Answers

Had the rotors and Pads replaced on the rear of my 2002 Explorer Sport....now when I apply the brakes the pedal feels like it is pumping up and down and the wheels feel like they're out of balance.


you need to turn or replace your rotors,thats why your pedal is doing that, they should have done that when they put you pads on,I hope this helps you and please rate this,

Dec 28, 2009 | 2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac

3 Answers

Shake in front end


yes that is a very common feeling in warped rotors, if you feel the brake pedal the pulsing then you defintly have warped rotors, replace rotors and brake pads, never reuse pads when they have been in contact with a warped rotor, they will cause the new rotors to warp also

Jun 28, 2009 | 2001 Chevrolet Tracker

Not finding what you are looking for?
2004 Chrysler Sebring Logo

330 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Chrysler Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76630 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22219 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8516 Answers

Are you a Chrysler Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...