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Hey Ike==Ever since the EPA took away asbestos, this has been a problem. There are greases, shims etc that are designed to help but sometimes they don't. Make sure the person who replaced your pads used what the manufacturer suggested. GoodluckJoe

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Q: Why would the brakes still squeak after installing new brakes and rotors on an 82 Volvo 240?
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