What would cause a grinding noise after a tire is replaced and the brakes are not worn?
Check the front brakes. the most common problem for grinding is worn brake pads allowing the metal backer to rub the rotor.
Possible causes of popping/grinding noises when turning:Wheel bearingsCV joint / axleBrakesSee "Related Questions" below for more
Normally a rusty rotor would not make a grinding noise. A grinding noise from the brakes usually indicated that the pads or shoes are worn down.
Check the brakes for worn pads. The pad backer scraping the rotor is the most common cause of this type of noise.
Bad wheel bearings usually cause a grinding noise, and are known to only cause it when turning.
The brake pads are worn out and need to be replaced. The grinding sound means your brakes are about to stop working.
Your pads or discs are worn. The brakes will fail soon if not replaced.
Sounds like a brake problem. Need to pull wheels and check the brakes.
I had a similar experience with my Windstar - lots of pad material left, but still grinding after new pads & shoes. Turns out the rotors were bad. :( Btw, I just replaced the rotors without finding out if a simple turning would have eliminated the grinding.
Did you have the rotors turned or replaced? If the rotor surface was not resurfaced it can often cause noise, premature wear and uneven stopping.
The Grinding noise in the passenger rear of a 2002 Explorer is most likely either a bad wheel bearing, or a brake problem. Check the brakes then the bearing to find the cause.
If you suspect something, get them checked. If you get vibration while applying the brakes, get them checked. If you get grinding noise from the brakes, get them checked.
Brakes CV joints or bearings.
A defective CV joint will make a grinding noise when you turn the steering will. A bad strut can also cause a grinding noise.
engine problems not trans.
Sometimes it happens because of rotors. If they are old and have a lot of grooves on its surface it will cause the grinding noise. Also it might happen if brakes were not cleaned properly during the replacement.
They could, yes.
It depends on where the grinding noise is coming from. Most of the time the grinding is coming from the brakes and the brake pads need to be replaced. If they've been grinding for a while, the rotors will need to be resurfaced or replaced. Other possibilities for grinding are worn axle bearings, or a problem with the clutch. If the clutch goes out, there will be a grinding noise when you try to shift gears.
no, that sounds like the brakes are grinding because the are ready to be changed, check them out immediately.
A 2000 Chevrolet automobile grinding noise can be caused by several things. The most common cause of a grinding noise is worn brake pads.
sounds like you need new brakes
When it is time to change the brakes on your 2001 Mitsubishi Montero, they will make noises. There could be a grinding or squealing noise that you will hear.
Possibly wheel bearing, brakes, CV joints. These vehicles are noted for creeking tie rod ends. Greasable replacements are available. Another possibility: I replaced perfectly good brake pads on my 2001 only to find the grinding was still there! :( The true cause: bad rotors! I did not bother with a resurfacing to see if that would resolve it - just did replacements.