what can cause uneven brake wear on a 1999 Chevy Malibu.


Asked by Aug 23, 2015 at 09:32 PM about the 1999 Chevrolet Malibu

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a Chevy Malibu with un-even break wear, what would cause this to happen?

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Uneven front to back or side to side? Front to back could mean a bad proportioner valve. Otherwise you might have a bad caliper on one side.

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