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 Post subject: au brake shudder
Posted: Wed Jul 06, 2011 11:32 pm 
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hi guys i have au xr6 and when i brake i get reallly bad vibration through steeringlike neally shakes steering wheel out of hands.. .. and when i put my foot on brake i here a creeking noise on the left hand side. any help is good
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 Post subject: Re: au brake shudder
Posted: Thu Jul 07, 2011 4:48 am 
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I had similar with bad knocking too! try checking your drop links, between the anti roll bar and lower control arm and check for movement in the lower ball joints mine went at 150k

 

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 Post subject: Re: au brake shudder
Posted: Thu Jul 07, 2011 10:12 am 
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is it still safe to drive ?
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 Post subject: Re: au brake shudder
Posted: Thu Jul 07, 2011 1:01 pm 
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Series I or II or III?

I would be checking the pads and, if it IS a series I, I would be checking the slide plates where the caliper bolts to the stub axle.
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 Post subject: Re: au brake shudder
Posted: Thu Jul 07, 2011 1:24 pm 
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its a series 3
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 Post subject: Re: au brake shudder
Posted: Thu Jul 07, 2011 5:13 pm 
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I know this might be obvious but, Warped rotors possably?

 

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 Post subject: Re: au brake shudder
Posted: Fri Jul 08, 2011 1:31 am 
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EFFUTURA4.05SP wrote:
I know this might be obvious but, Warped rotors possably?



this is my 1st thought


also wheel balance

 

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