My car was making a grinding noise when braking..now made a noise and something fell out and is not driving forward..any ideas what could be wrong?

Asked by Sep 17, 2015 at 11:28 AM about the 2005 Volkswagen Jetta

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With out actually being there to check it out for my self I would think the brake pad has been worn down so low the pad has gotten jammed between the caliper and rotor that is just a guess without looking at it.

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