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When Do You Need a Brake Rotor Replacement?

When Do You Need a Brake Rotor Replacement?

It is easy to know when you need new brake pads. The squealing noises from your brakes and the brake warning light are enough signs. On the other hand, determining if you require a new brake rotor is relatively difficult. Brake rotors experience significant wear and tear despite being made from sturdy metal. The following are signs you need a brake rotor replacement: Pulsation When you step on the brake pedal, you will feel a particular pulsation caused by the engagement of the Automatic Braking System (ABS). If a brake rotor is in good shape, there should be no further sound or vibration. With time, the brake rotor will start to wobble, and the wobble or runout will increase. You need a brake rotor replacement when the runout causes brake pulsation and steering wheel vibration when you brake. The mechanic will measure it and tell you if the wobble is causing the pulsation. Overheating Riding the brakes or long braking when driving downhill can easily cause deformation of the rot ... read more

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