2006 Chevrolet HHR Q&A
2006 Chevrolet HHR Question: Brakes?
Bring it back to the shop that repaired the brakes, Somethings wrong - hemicuda
if it is making the sound while the whell is rolling at all speeds whithout the brake being applied then you problem may be your front right wheel hub, did you recently hit a curb really hard on the side or a really deep pot hole or crash into something? check out your wheel hub to see if it has signs of damage. just remove the trie and brake assembly and visually inspect the hub also spin it by hand - Visitor
I had the same problem, take the car back to who ever did the brakes. The rotor is warped and needs to be cut or replaced. - Visitor
I had the same problem. Brought it to the dealer where i bought a 3rd party warranty and here is a list of items they replaced. -steering column -sway bar links -both front struts I only paid 100 because i had the insurance but the bill came to be about $1900. - Visitor
Who ever did your brakes failed to check the rotor runout, or forgot to remove the rust buildup before machine turning, or did not clean the rust build up from the hub face, also install the newly machined rotor back on the hub in the same place the rotor came off the hub. The rotor holes must be aligned where they were at removal. An experienced brake mechanic should know all this. - Visitor
steering wheel vibrates when I hit the brakes, just had brakes replaced as mechanic claimed that was the reason for the vibration of the steering wheel.
It doesn't happen every time. The shifter button only goes in half way. I need to know if it could be the brake pedal sensor or the shifter itself. Happens more often when the weather is cooler. I...
Consumer Reports report poor brakes on the HHR. You list possibility of dirty brake fluid and replacing at 60k miles, which I don't see as a major issue. What other brake issues are there? We ar...
about a year ago I replaced the front brakes completly(calipers,roters,pads,even clean fluid) This was done because the shudder from braking was unbearable and dangerous.Now less then 12k miles la...
Shifter will not go into park all the way. Button stays popped in. Also car shakes when braking. What can I do.