[Biturbos4] Sound from front breaks

Ti Kan ti at amb.org
Thu Dec 30 15:35:21 EST 2004

Aurangzeb M. Agha writes:
> I've been away on vacation for 10 days and came back to my car this 
> morning.  After driving on the highway for about 45 minutes, when I got 
> closer to my home, I started using my breaks and noticed that I was 
> getting a sound whenever I hit the breaks which went something like:
> 	dhud-dhud-dhud-dhud-dhud-dhud
> Any idea what this might be?  It's been very cold over the past few days, 
> so could it be ice build-up?  If so, I would have thought this would have 
> dissapeared with a few strong, hard breaks.

Could just be surface rust or some other type of buildup.  It should
go away after you use the brakes for a bit.  Also try looking through
the spokes of of your wheels to see if there is any foreign matter
stuck to the rotor.

Ti Kan
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