My car vibrates when braking even in a slow speed,we replaced the rotor 4 times,brake pads 1 time,inner and outer tie rods.we balance the tires and we changed the 4 wheels.the problem start when we replaced the brake rotors and pads in 4 wheels.any help from you pls?
vibrations when braking on 1999 Nissan Altima
by nanding in Chicago, IL on May 29, 2011
ANSWER by DaveJHM on May 29, 2011
Vibration braking = brake rotors out of round, end of story. Any or all of the rotors may be causing the vibration. Visit a local shop that utilizes a newer on car brake lathe (like Pro Cut or Hunter). This will give a perfect cut to all rotors and verify they are absolutely true. After this, verify pads are very thick (nearly new) and that they are anchored appropriately in the brake calipers.
the car feels like it is vibrating when the brakes are applied and we just had the brake pads repaired.
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