Question about Toyota Solara
A common problem with brakes are the rotors warping,which causes a vibration when applying the brake pedal.The brake pads,clamp down on the brake rotor,which slows the vehicle,and in the process,both items are subjected to very high temperatures.This is what causes the rotors to warp,which in turn creates the vibration you feel.Best solution is to replace the rotors and pads,with new.The calipers,which hold the brake pads,should be checked by the technician to make sure the piston is working properly,and not leaking.The rubber hoses should also be checked,no cracks or leaks,etc.Good luck.
Posted on Jul 30, 2008
It sounds like either warped rotors or grease/oil on the pads. Jack up the front and pull the wheels off. Turn the rotors by hand to see if the rotors turn freely, then drag, then turn freely. If there is no grease or oil on the rotor surfaces, you need to either turn or replace the rotors. The job is a royal pain in the ****, so you may want to take it to a reputable shop.
Posted on Apr 04, 2009
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.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
May 27, 2016 | 2000 Chrysler 300M
Jun 11, 2014 | 1991 Chevrolet C2500
Apr 04, 2013 | 2004 Cadillac Deville
Jan 11, 2013 | Cars & Trucks
Oct 01, 2009 | 2000 Ford Ranger SuperCab
Sep 11, 2009 | 2006 Chrysler 300M
Aug 15, 2009 | Jaguar X-Type Cars & Trucks
Apr 04, 2009 | 1998 GMC Safari
Jul 29, 2008 | 2001 Toyota Sienna
453 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: