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Warped brake rotors........

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Q: What will cause a 96 Ford Explorer to shake when hitting brakes?
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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.

Why does rear end shake when hitting brakes?

rear brake drums or rotors are out of round.

Why does your truck shake when you hit the brakes at 50-55 mph?

If the rotors are warped it can cause a shake when you hit the brakes.

Can unbalanced tires cause car to shake when applying brakes?


What would make the front end of a 2002 ford explorer shake at low speed when making a turn or hitting a small bump?

if your riding your brakes,you may have warped rotors, otherwise its something wrong with your steering and/or alignment. hope this helps : )

What would cause a 2003 maxima to shake when hitting the brakes?

A common reason is that the front rotors have warped. Go check out WikiAnswers on the topic of "warped brake rotors". Rotors should wear out smoothly in normal driving. Use of the brakes that generate lots of heat (hard braking, riding the brakes) will result in warped rotors.

Would hitting a large piece of wood on the freeway cause your car to shake?

If it was big enough, yes

Why does my car shake when brakes are applied?

Vibration when applying brakes is most likely warped rotors. Another cause could be loose caliper bolts.

What would cause a vehicle to shake after hitting left front tire on curb?

Possible broken a-arm, or bent wheel.

Why does Ford Explorer shake at 60mph?

Tires are out of balance

Why does your Steering column shake when you step on the brake?

have your front brakes checked

When your foot is on the brakes why does it shake you?

Your rotors need to be turned. They have become warped.

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