Due to the size and material used on the brakes of these vehicles, the brakes may start to squeak around the 50 percent wear point. The brake rotor surfaces become uneven, causing a lip to form at the outer edge of the rotor. Because of this, the rotors are usually replaced when the pads are worn (pad life varies depending on driving style and terrain).
Squeaking/Worn Brake Pads May Require Rotor Replacement Also on Mercedes-Benz CL500
Average mileage: 79,000 (72,000–85,000)
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1998 Mercedes-Benz CL50085,000Visitor
rear brakes squeeking badly backing up...replaced pads and rotors
2006 Mercedes-Benz CL50072,000Visitor
Brake repair light came on
2004 Mercedes-Benz CL50080,000Visitor
i have a same problem squeaking brakes
Brakes pulsate when brakes are applied
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