grinding noise when applying brakes in reverse...only when cold. 2004 Crown Vic New brakes and pads. ??

Asked by Jan 01, 2015 at 03:19 PM about the 2004 Ford Crown Victoria LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Our crown Vic police interceptor makes a grinding noise when backing if it is cold.  Does not do it when driven awhile.  Just had new brakes & pads done.  What is this noise?  anyone?  120,000 one owner miles

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IT is possible the hand brake is hanging up a little until it frees up with driving.

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