A brake pedal pulsation may be noted on brake apply. This is commonly caused by warping of the front brake rotors. Our technicians remind us that re-machining (turning) the rotors can correct this issue but the repair may last only a short time as the thinner rotors would be even more prone to warping. Replacement of faulty rotors with high quality parts is often the best option in these situations.
Brake Pedal Pulsation on Mitsubishi Galant
Average mileage: 118,500 (43,000–238,000)
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2004 Mitsubishi Galant60,000Visitor
Braking causes steering column and car to shudder. Turned rotor and was smooth again but problem came back within 20k miles. After turning rotors twice I'm planning to replace rotors this time and hope it is permanent fix.
2000 Mitsubishi Galant133,000Visitor
mech. said front rotors were bad at first visit.short time later had to return to shop.this time he said rear rotors had to be replaced also.
Ok I just had my brake light switch replaced 2 days ao. Prior to that I got my brakes done Marc...
I was told it had nothing to do with my brakes.could it be the rack and pinion by any chance?
brake light continuously goes out, it comes back on once i mess with it but then turns off shor...
Fuses good, assume brake pedal switch is good since HM lamp works when pedal is pushed.