I HAVE A 2003 NISSAN PATHFINDER AND BELIEVE I ...

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 2003 Nissan Pathfinder
  • 127,000 miles

I have a 2003 Nissan Pathfinder and believe I am having a brake problem. The brakes seem to work fine under normal driving conditions. But I am applying the brakes in the smow and if the car slides a bit while applying the brake I get low grinding sound and the brake feels hard as the brake goes down. Could this be bad rotors.



Thursday, December 27th, 2012 AT 2:47 AM

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  • ASEMaster6371
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It sounds like the abs is activating. Do you have abs on the car

Roy

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Thursday, December 27th, 2012 AT 2:57 AM
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  • lebevansjr
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Yes. But should it sound like your brakes are going bad.

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Thursday, December 27th, 2012 AT 3:01 AM
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The pedal will vibrate as it is pulsing the pedal to stop the car

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Thursday, December 27th, 2012 AT 3:05 AM
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  • lebevansjr
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This is exactly what it's doing but making a growling sound. Is this normal? Should I be concern?

Thank you for your time!

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Thursday, December 27th, 2012 AT 3:11 AM

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