WHEN APPLYING BRAKE I HAVE A GRINDING SOUND AND MY BRAKE PULSATES AND GETS SOFT A LITTLE BIT?

2002 Chevrolet Avalanche

Tiny

brandonblair

August, 27, 2012 AT 4:20 AM

I have a grinding sound when I apply the brake. I changed the pads and the calipers and still does this I cant seem to figure out what it is exactly?

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3 Answers

Tiny

CJ MEDEVAC

August, 27, 2012 AT 4:25 AM

MAYBE YOUR ROTORS ARE WARPED/ GROOVED, NEED TURNING OR REPLACING

IS IT ALL RE-ASSEMBLED CORRECTLY?

INVESTIGATE POSSIBLE WORN OUT WHEEL BEARING

WHAT ABOUT THE OTHER BRAKES. DID YOU DO BOTH ENDS?

THE MEDIC

Tiny

brandonblair

August, 27, 2012 AT 4:37 AM

I have inspected the brakes. I will replace the rotors and try that out they didn't seem to be in bad shape though. How would I inspect the wheel bearing and tell if it's going bad or not?

Tiny

CJ MEDEVAC

August, 27, 2012 AT 4:59 AM

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