What is wrong with my 97 Lexus LS 400? LOUD GRINDING & SQUEAKING WHEN STOPPING!

Asked by Mar 27, 2012 at 04:59 PM about the 1997 Lexus LS 400 RWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

this just started today. but i have noticed for the past month when coming to a stop it was making a squeaking sound. not too bad but noticable. and then today i get in it, and when coming to a stop its making a very loud grinding/ clunking and squeaking sound from the front right side. could it possibly be the breaks or something more.? someone please helpppp!

1 Answer


Prolly need new break pads, Remember to check the rotors and calipers as well.

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