2002 Chevy Avalanche = ABs & brake lightson, brakes hard to push at times and loud growling noise.

Taylina
0

Asked by Taylina Sep 27, 2013 at 12:58 PM about the 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The ABS and brake lights will come onafter I drive a short distance.  The brakes will become hard to push and sometimes feel like I am not foing to stop.  There is a loud growling type of noise (like errrrrrrrrr) when I step on brakes.  I have replace the pads and rotors all the way around.

1 Answer

califcarson
3,165

Why don't you or have a reputable brake shop check you brake pads? It sounds like the pads are worn down do the metal and that is causing the grinding noise. Do this quickly before you need to replace the rotors instead of just having them turned.

Your Answer

Related Questions

  • what is popping noise under truck? 2004 Avalanche

    some times it is one pop,last 150 mile trip started on way back popped but strung together eight to ten together in like three seconds.always while moving.it has had a service brake system alarm com...

    Chevrolet Avalanche

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • noise coming from right front side 5 answers

    a noise is coming from the right front side.. at first it was just making noise when veering to the left..now it more noticeable, the breaking is fine.. and the car doesn't go to one side to much when...

    2002 Chevrolet Avalanche

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 4X4 concerns 1 answer

    my 07 LTZ is making a noise in the front end. I changed the wheel brgs and the noise is still there . Any advice on what to check befor i take it to the shop

    2007 Chevrolet Avalanche LTZ

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • What is the metallic grinding/popping sound? 2 answers

    My 2011 Avalanche (45000 miles) has a metallic grinding/popping sound (almost like a rock in a tin can) at very very slow speeds (coming from the front left). It happens going straight or turning, for...

    2011 Chevrolet Avalanche

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • My brakes grind, you can hear them and feel them. 3 answers

    My Chevy cobalt brakes grind, of course when I took it too the dealership they didn't and they said it all looked ok but over 12 months later they still make noise and when I had to stop short yeste...

    2009 Chevrolet Cobalt LT1

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Chevrolet Avalanche Questions

Chevrolet Avalanche Experts

#1 Oscar Leon
Oscar Leon
Reputation 120
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 110
#3 David Scott
David Scott
Reputation 100
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500"
1,908 Great Deals out of 170,023 listings starting at $950
Used Cadillac Escalade EXT"
39 Great Deals out of 697 listings starting at $7,795
Used Chevrolet Tahoe"
968 Great Deals out of 32,025 listings starting at $1,795
Used Ford F-150"
2,160 Great Deals out of 184,969 listings starting at $1,500
Used GMC Sierra 1500"
743 Great Deals out of 60,872 listings starting at $1,995
Used Dodge Ram Pickup 1500"
806 Great Deals out of 15,411 listings starting at $1,800
Used Toyota Tundra"
435 Great Deals out of 25,470 listings starting at $2,995
Used Cadillac Escalade"
284 Great Deals out of 7,040 listings starting at $1,595
Used Toyota Tacoma"
457 Great Deals out of 18,359 listings starting at $1,895
Used Chevrolet Suburban"
625 Great Deals out of 18,489 listings starting at $999
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD"
419 Great Deals out of 38,116 listings starting at $2,800
Used Chevrolet Camaro"
721 Great Deals out of 30,718 listings starting at $2,800
Used Jeep Wrangler"
757 Great Deals out of 41,195 listings starting at $1,800

Used Cars For Sale

2013 Chevrolet Avalanche For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 296 listings starting at $27,900
2012 Chevrolet Avalanche For Sale
24 Great Deals out of 347 listings starting at $24,988
2011 Chevrolet Avalanche For Sale
28 Great Deals out of 709 listings starting at $19,999
2010 Chevrolet Avalanche For Sale
12 Great Deals out of 372 listings starting at $15,987
2009 Chevrolet Avalanche For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 319 listings starting at $14,383