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2006 Mercury Montego Question: My front brakes are making a squaking sound when I brake. What could this be?

 

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brakegirl, Tallahassee, FL, November 29, 2011, 12:42
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My front brakes are making a squaking sound when I brake. What could this be?

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    mastertech6371 November 29, 2011, 13:08
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    could be the rotors are glazed from overheating, could be the squeelers on the rotor that indicate the pads are low. have it checked at a shop to verify.

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    brakegirl, November 29, 2011, 13:11
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    Thank you. So probably not the bearings or callipers?

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    mastertech6371, November 29, 2011, 13:34
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    not really. different symptoms for both

    Roy

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    red32 July 24, 2013, 13:50
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    cheap pads have more metal in them.Go with a medium pad

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