1999 Nissan Altima Q&A
1999 Nissan Altima Question: vibrations when braking
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? - nanding
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. - DaveJHM
the car feels like it is vibrating when the brakes are applied and we just had the brake pads repaired.
when i stop for example for one minutes or less in the traffic light the rpm come slow and vibrated up and down so i put my left foot on the brake and right foot on the accelater pad in order to in...
My mechanic said there is a quality difference between offshore made rotors ($40 set)and US made rotors ($80 set). He said the offshore brand meets OEM specs but they fail & rust much sooner then ...