2005 Volvo S60 Spongy Brakes after changing pads

Tiny
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  • 2005 VOLVO S60
  • 6 CYL
  • FWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 38,000 MILES
I recently changed the front brake pads, no complications, but now find that the brake pedal is spongier then it was previously, the brake systems was not open but I blead them anyway, but still find they are spongy, Its also making a "humming" noise when pressing the petal that it never made before?Any ideas? Help!
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Sunday, August 3rd, 2008 AT 2:15 PM

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Tiny
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Did you change the rotors too? If the rotor is not refinished or replaced the new pad will not make full contact with the rotor causing a low brake pedal.
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Sunday, August 3rd, 2008 AT 5:30 PM

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