I RIDE A TOYOTA COROLLA INDIAN MODEL . Y

  • Tiny
  • Govindraj
  • 2003 TOYOTA 4RUNNER
  • 167,000 MILES

I ride a toyota corolla ( Indian - Model ). Yr of mfg:2003, 1.8 E. I hear a screeching noise from the front left disc break unit. I have found out that the disc spring plate has sheared on the top side and it is getting rubbed diametrical side of the rotating disc. Can any one suggest if I can ride the car before fixing the issue.

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Monday, December 24th, 2012 AT 5:05 PM

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  • Tiny
  • KHLow2008
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That is the brake pad wear indicator and if the pads wears out completely, you are going to need to replace the rotor as well.

This is a safety concern and you should not delay getting it rectified.

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Tuesday, December 25th, 2012 AT 2:39 AM

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