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1995 suburban the whole truck shakes when i apply the brakes and the pedal seems to pulse as it slows to a stop. I have changed the front pads calipers and rotors. no change ?

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Now, did the mechanic even suggested anything about MACHiNiNG ur ROTOR brake disc before putting those brake pads? U got UNEVEN brake disc and needs MACHiNiNG to equally level the pads grip to the rotor! Do it i'm very sure of it! Taaah!

Posted on Nov 09, 2010

  • new14ski Nov 10, 2010

    i bought brand new rotors. pads and calipers and it was fine for a while then it started doing the same thing again, shaking the whole truck and pulsing brake pedal. could the rear drums have anything to do with it?

  • Bayyagg
    Bayyagg Nov 10, 2010

    Yep!
    Did you replace the DRUM BRAKE too?
    You have to machine that too!
    Taah!

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