1999 Saab 9-5 Q&A

1999 Saab 9-5 Question: My brakes are mushy is this normal for saabs?

There are rust spots on the rotors. it has around 148k miles -
Answer 1
try bleeding them 1st and look for fluid leaks while you there -
Answer 2
Mushy brakes are not normal for any cars. If you have rust spots on the rotors that could contribute to the mushy brake pedal. There is most likely something that caused the rust i.e. bad caliper, hose hardware, rear brakes not working correctly, etc. Make sure you repair the cause of the rusting rotors, replace the pads and rotors with quality parts. -