my dodge ram 1500 2005 viberates when applying brakes while traveling down hill grades

eddobson
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Asked by eddobson Jul 27, 2013 at 10:48 PM about the 2005 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It viberates badly while braking  traveling downhill

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judge_roy
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get brake service...turn the rotors, get new pads, lubricate the caliper slides~

Tracy Hooks
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Unfortunately, Dodge brakes work well but don't last long. We haven't had the opportunity to machine Dodge Truck rotors because they're too thin by the time the pads wear out. Soft rotors? Tough pads? Not enough Rear brakes? Take a good look at your Calipers too as good practice. They're usually ok but don't take them for granted.

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