Mechanics

MERCURY COUGAR BALL JOINT PROBLEM

1994 Mercury Cougar • 40,000 miles

1999 Mercury Cougar, thumbing sound coming from front of car when brake is applied hard, no thumbing if brake is applied softly.
it has new brakes and good rotors (turned) new ball joints upper and lower
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Vistasystems
October 27, 2012.



Hot spots on rotors. Replace them and the problem should go away

Roy

ASEMaster6371
Oct 27, 2012.
HOT SPOTS,
Are you sure? The rotors have just been turned at a machine shop, only 30 miles on them and new brake pads
this is a 1994 mercury cougar, not a 1999, 1999 was a mis-print

Tiny
Vistasystems
Oct 27, 2012.