Brakes on 2007 lexus GS350

reo11111
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Asked by reo11111 Jul 08, 2013 at 05:36 PM about the 2007 Lexus GS 350 AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 2007 front brakes are making a high pitch squeel. What do i need to do to stop the noise?

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Michael Kane
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Its probly time to get your brakes serviced ( new pads, resurface or place rotors, and flush the brake fluid). Your brake pads have a piece of metal that contacts the brake rotor when you apply your brakes which makes a high pitch squeel sound letting you know that they need service. Good luck and I hope this helps you out.

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reo11111
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The car squeeled brakes after about 20k and continue up to 30k. It then quit. I replace the pads two week ago and they were squeeling. I sprayed the back of the shoe with a sticky substance and than took care of the majority of the problem. They still squeel when we first start off but otherwise it has stopped.

Michael Kane
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It may depend on the type of pads, cheaper ones can be more noise than higher quality pads ( found this out the hard way on my old benz and it cost me even more money. lol ) also did you turn the rotors during the brake service? If not that can also cause faster where on your new pads.

reo11111
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The car squeeled after it came out of the show room with about 20k miles.

Michael Kane
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hmm, did the rotors get replaced or resurfaced when the pads where replaced 2 weeks ago?

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Michael Kane
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The rotors might be glazed...

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