AFTER DRIVING ON A GRAVEL PARKING LOT NOW MY CAR IS MAKING NOISWE

  • Tiny
  • SS1171
  • 2010 Ford Focus
  • 49,000 miles

AFTER DRIVING ON A GRAVEL PARKING LOT NOW MY CAR IS MAKING NOISWE

Saturday, June 30th, 2012 AT 12:53 PM

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  • Tiny
  • mhpautos
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Check for stones wedged between rotors and backing plate.

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Saturday, June 30th, 2012 AT 1:03 PM
  • Tiny
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I am sorry not to sound stupid but where would that be and it is somthing that will work it self out or cause damange?

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Saturday, June 30th, 2012 AT 1:10 PM
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They will grind them self down and drop out, they normally do no harm. Brake rotors are the round metal discs behind the wheels and they have metal shields behind them, if in doubt get a mechanic to check for you.

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Saturday, June 30th, 2012 AT 1:19 PM
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Thanks that is what I thought but wanted to make sure

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Saturday, June 30th, 2012 AT 2:38 PM

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