Help..my 2004 jeep grand Cherokee laredo makes a grinding noise when i stop. The front end brake pads,rotors and even bearings are all brand new! Any suggestions on what else it could be?

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Asked by Mar 27, 2014 at 06:52 PM about the 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Grinding is not good. Did you bed the pads to the rotors? http://www.tirerack.com/brakes/tech/techpage.jsp?techid=85....But I think you might have another issue. Have a local mechanic diagnose it for you.

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It almost sounds like its coming from the middle of the front end and its only when i brake

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Yes we did with pads and rotors also

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I was searching around on the Jeep forums and apparently there is a cable to the transfer case that rubs on the drive line. The thread states that if you look under the driver side door you can see a shiny wear spot where the it rubs against the front drive shaft: Check it out... It might be the noise your hearing: http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f310/grinding-sound-when-braking-1294361/

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Thanks i will check that out

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Unfortunately it wasnt the cable.. changed my transfer case fluid today as well.. i will keep eliminating possibilities. ..

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My 1999 Jeep Cherokee is doing the same thing and I just had everything changed same as you. kjl108 did you find what the problem was?

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