What could be wrong with a 1997 Dodge Neon that the oil light comes on in when the brakes are applied?
did you check the oil level yet?
The back dash lite will lite when the brakes are applied. The two tail lites will not lite up when the break is applied. What could be wrong?
Once the brakes have been applied how many feet does a car which was going 70 mph travel before it comes to a stop?
If the rear brakes are drum brakes, then there could be a leaky wheel cylinder. The wetness inside the drum will cover all the brake shoes and parts and cause the wheel to lock up when applied. The build of pressure could be due to the wheel cylinder leaking and causing a pressure loss, but rising when the brakes are applied or pumped up. This may/may not be your case, but definitely worth checking the…
It is impossible to give error free diagnosis online but your power brake booster or check valve could be defective It is impossible to give error free diagnosis online but your power brake booster or check valve could be defective. This will casce engine vaccuum to drop when brakes are applied causing the engine to run lean. This causes rough idle and stalling. Car should run ok until brake are applied
Can you check the slack adjusters by measuring the distance with the spring brakes off then measure the throw after the spring brake is applied?
Brake caliper needs grease in grooves so it can slide out when brake is released and can slide back in when brakes are applied. Or it could be that the brake pad is broken,you have to get someone that knows what they are doing to pull the wheel off and check it soon or it may heat up the rotor to the point it will crack.
It could be that the rear brakes are not functioning properly; leading to the front brakes having to compensate. That is, if the front ones are going out much quicker than the rear. I believe that the front ones just naturally wear faster than the rear ones On a light truck the front brakes will do up to 75% of the braking.
Why does 2003 Envoy front end squeak when brakes applied and vehicle starts to slow to a stop and replacing front brakes did not fix it?
Why is there a hissing sound coming from under the dash of your 1987 Dakota pickup It increases when the brakes are applied Can anyone help you with this?
Turn signals do not work when brakes are applied It works fine when brakes are not needed What could be the problem?
If you have to ask this question, you should not be working on brakes. You really should have experience in this area, because doing something in the wrong manner could be deadly for you or your passengers. Either find someone with experience or take it to a mechanic. I do a lot of work on my cars, however, I never mess with the brakes (personal opinion).
Your front right tire went from a constant rotation sqeaking noise to a kind of rubbing noise your brakes are fine what else could it be?
your brakes are probably sticking and either they need to be replaced or your rotors are bad if its not one of those two it could be somthing as simple as the caliber was put on the rotor crooked or the caliber is warped whicch is very rare so most likely you brake to hard and your rotors are wearing unevenly