brake puslating

Asked by Apr 30, 2016 at 10:04 PM about the 1999 Dodge Durango

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Replace right drive axel bearings on right
side new brakes and calipers now when
braking just before stop makes loud noise
and pulsesate as you stop almost grabbing
never happened before repairs im lost

10 Answers

11,555

Double check all your work! sometimes the rubber portion of the brake hose is bad internally causing brakes to stick or remain on but pulsation is strange with new rotors. KNOCK IT DOWN and reinspect your bearing install and all the brake components. The problems there waiting to meet you. Regards

227,845

Did you only replace the new brakes on the right side or both?

I replaced both sides brakes and new calipers. The noise and grabbing and pulsesating started right after we changed axel and bearing got worse after we changed brakes and calipers

Actually we changed axel bearing and both brakes then it was happening and right side caliper broke and cause pad to heatup smoke so we thought that problem so we changed both calipers and now little worse and didnt go away

11,555

So you didn't change ROTORS..?

We have not changed the rotors yet. The issues only happen when we are slowly applying pressure to brakes and when we are almost to a complete stop is when it happens and once you make the complete stop it stops. Other than that it doesnt happen

11,555

Check them for run out. I suggest turning them If there OEM original and have enough material to do so, or replace them it they are out of spec.

Only when we are coming to a normal start it starts happening just before we stop and then releases and stops dosent happen on hard stop could it be bad rotors

11,555

OK, seems like there's another issue with the front end. Explain coming to a normal start? when you accelerate it has the same symptom?

No only applying the brakes when i accelerate and apply brakes real hard does not do it but if i was going speed limit and gradually coming to stop at a stop light or sign then it happens just as im coming to complete stop someone suggested maybe abs sensor going bad all of a sudden

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Durango

Looking for a Used Durango in your area?

CarGurus has 22,894 nationwide Durango listings starting at $1,500.

ZIP:

Search Dodge Durango Questions

Dodge Durango Experts

#1 Sigurður Guðmundsson
Sigurður Guðmundsson
Reputation 2,520
#2 Breanskis
Breanskis
Reputation 1,450
#3 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 770
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
806 Great Deals out of 69,475 listings starting at $995
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
618 Great Deals out of 27,508 listings starting at $600
Used Ford Explorer
765 Great Deals out of 73,776 listings starting at $750
Used GMC Yukon
410 Great Deals out of 16,129 listings starting at $2,499
Used Dodge Ram 1500
441 Great Deals out of 11,501 listings starting at $1,950
Used Toyota 4Runner
275 Great Deals out of 20,347 listings starting at $1,850
Used Ford Expedition
420 Great Deals out of 23,876 listings starting at $2,000
Used Ford F-150
2,420 Great Deals out of 209,611 listings starting at $895

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Dodge Durango For Sale
10 Great Deals out of 13,035 listings starting at $25,785
2016 Dodge Durango For Sale
53 Great Deals out of 2,354 listings starting at $21,991
2015 Dodge Durango For Sale
36 Great Deals out of 1,237 listings starting at $19,995
2014 Dodge Durango For Sale
23 Great Deals out of 1,461 listings starting at $13,883