We have replaced/inspected brakes, different parts in the front end, etc. Husband knows all about cars/builds them. Called the Chevy dealer and they did not know what it was about and had an Equinox in the shop with the same problem. No codes. No lights. 210K miles on the car. I am wondering if the ABS needs to be reset/replaced because one time when braking it bounced back like the ABS was active and the shaking was a lot less and now it is back to shaking a lot.
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2006 Chevrolet Equinox Question: Front end vibrates when braking at high speeds. Does not vibrate at low speed.
Answer #1pushrod December 20, 2012, 01:07Master
So i guess the tires have been checked for out of round and balance. Brake rotor run out checked, does it do this ONLY when brakes are applied?
ReplyLindaReddish, December 20, 2012, 09:49Rookie
Yes to the tires and brakes - all checks
Only happens when the brakes are applied and only at 55 miles per hour and above. Does not happen at 50 and below
Replypushrod, December 20, 2012, 17:25Master
Got me, it is a mystery! Just dont drive over 54 mph.
Answer #2Greg's Orange Auto (14915 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper December 20, 2012, 09:33Master
have frt brakes ck and mach rotors.when you did the frt brakes did he repl pads only or pads and rotors? what quaility were they? dealer,auto zone or what?
ReplyLindaReddish, December 20, 2012, 13:14Rookie
have done it several time. My husband does it and he builds street rods so.......yes!!!
Replyglobalhelper, December 20, 2012, 22:10Master
whta quaility of parts is he using?
Answer #3zabby November 15, 2014, 16:20Enthusiast
uneven tire wear, brake rotor worn out, brake pads. mismatch tire these can possibly cause vibration.