rear rotars and pads

Drhw
75

Asked by Apr 24, 2012 at 12:19 PM about the 1999 Subaru Legacy

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

had some problems with rear breaks before, replaced rotars and pads and fluids ,but rotars and pads are badly  worn and scored, only coverd about 2000 miles , pedal is hitting the floor again have to pump pedal to stop most of the time any help would be great . legacy gx 2.5 awd estate late model 99 .

2 Answers

Chris Yeary
465

sounds like you got sticky calipers. when the caliper sticks it can destroy a set of new brakes real quick. If they get hot enough it can boil the brake fluid in the calipers, this would cause air bubbles and then a spongy pedal.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Drhw
75

thanks chris i will have another look and re do the fluid

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Subaru Legacy Questions

Subaru Legacy Experts

#1 Anthony_60
Anthony_60
Reputation 960
#2 Nick Eidemiller
Nick Eidemiller
Reputation 660
#3 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 580
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Subaru Impreza"
247 Great Deals out of 9,043 listings starting at $1,800
Used Subaru Outback"
382 Great Deals out of 25,958 listings starting at $1,995
Used Subaru Forester"
354 Great Deals out of 18,901 listings starting at $1,099
Used Honda Accord"
1,244 Great Deals out of 74,565 listings starting at $995
Used Toyota Camry"
1,519 Great Deals out of 94,081 listings starting at $995
Used Honda Civic"
1,006 Great Deals out of 54,632 listings starting at $900
Used BMW 3 Series"
1,366 Great Deals out of 38,584 listings starting at $1,000
Used Audi A4"
307 Great Deals out of 12,660 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Altima"
1,509 Great Deals out of 81,686 listings starting at $1,395
Used Honda CR-V"
1,378 Great Deals out of 80,059 listings starting at $1,695

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Subaru Legacy For Sale
9,093 listings starting at $20,552
2016 Subaru Legacy For Sale
14 Great Deals out of 1,273 listings starting at $18,995
2015 Subaru Legacy For Sale
33 Great Deals out of 838 listings starting at $13,990
2014 Subaru Legacy For Sale
54 Great Deals out of 1,143 listings starting at $9,299
2013 Subaru Legacy For Sale
39 Great Deals out of 933 listings starting at $9,495