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ONLY IF YOUR CALIPER IS FROZEN AND IS CREATING FRICTION, BECAUSE IT WILL MAKE YOUR ENGINE WORK HARDER TO MOVE THE VEHICLE.

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You have a 97 Ford F-150 When the brakes applied there's thump when it slows down to about 20mph its consistent worn brakes the cause or other?

worn brakes could be the cause or check the A frame bushings


Why does steering wheel vibrate when brakes are applied?

This is probably due to worn brake rotors on the brakes, if there is no vibration when driving then this will be the cause.


Front wheels shudder when I apply brakes?

Front wheel shudder could come from worn tires, bad brakes, or worn front end components. Check all of these to find the cause of the shudder.


What would cause a grinding noise after a tire is replaced?

What would cause a grinding noise after a tire is replaced and the brakes are not worn?


What would cause a Saturn to squeal or hiss from the left front wheel?

Possible worn out brakes


What can cause squeaking when tire is moving?

brakes that are dirty or worn out. also check your shock absorbers or springs. or a worn bearing


When the brakes are worn on only one side of the car the car might do what?

Assuming I understand your question: The brakes are worn on one side because they are only or primarily working on that side. This should cause the car to pull toward that side when braking.


Grinding when braking?

Worn out brakes.


2006 civic brakes warning system?

Yes.... the brakes will make a "metallic" sound when the brakes are getting worn.


How do you use warn and worn in a sentence?

I tried to warn you that those brakes were worn out.


My car shakes when hitting the brakes but it isn't the brake pads or rotors what else could it be?

worn front end parts (steering or suspension) could cause a car to shake when appling the brakes.


What would cause the left rear brakes to lock up on a 1997 GMC sierra?

warped drum. worn out brake shoes.


When you brakes up with your Ford Contour there is a vibration?

If you have vibration when you use the brakes, the most likely cause will be warped or excessively worn rotors, usually on the front wheels. Unless you are familiar with working on brakes, it is best to take the car to a qualified mechanic for service or repair.


What would cause a clunking noise under the car when you but your foot on the gas or on the brakes?

Possibly a worn engine and/or gearbox mounting or exhaust mounting


Which brakes to change first on an all wheel drive car?

Which ever axle the brakes have worn out.


Why are your brakes making a grinding noise?

Your pads or discs are worn. The brakes will fail soon if not replaced.


Why would the brakes squeal only after reversing on a 1970 Bug?

in VW's when you have the breaks adjusted out too far they tend to grab when reversing. There is an auto adjuster in the rear drum to keep your rear brakes adjusting. If the brakes are worn out they will "hang up" after reverse and cause squeeling.


What would cause a loud grinding noise when brakes are applied had brakes checked are fine happens in reverse and starting out sometimes?

only thing i know that will make brkes grind, is worn out brakesmaybe have em checked at a different mechanic


Why do my brakes grind?

The brake pads could be worn out


What could cause a squealing noise sounds like from the tires yet it is not the brakes?

Probably a worn wheel bearing...have it looked at by a technician before it seizes.


What happens when the brakes are worn on only one side of the car?

your brakes are sticking need servicing asap


What would cause a 1994 Dodge Spirit to have a scrapping sound from the front passenger side wheel but only when turning right and accelerating?

most likely a bad axle or maybe wheel bearing Check to see if the inner mud guard isn't rubbing at some point. Axle should be a click or thumping, not a scrape. Brakes worn on that side more and you are down to metal possibly.


What would cause the scrapping sound near driver side front tire only it's not the brake itself and the tire is fine but car squeeks and makes metal to metal scrapping sound at low speeds or braking?

If the brake pads are not worn out check the backing plate. It is the thin metal plate behind the brake rotor, sometimes it will get bent and rub on the brake rotor.


What could be the problem if when you apply your brakes the car takes time to come to a stop?

The road surface could be slippery, your brake pads could be worn, your tyres could be worn, your brakes could be faulty.


What would cause a tapping noise while applying the brakes in a 2003 Grand Caravan?

Possibly warped brake rotor/worn brake pads. Get this checked out.

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