Please I need a little assistance from you. For some time now there has been this scratching noise from the brakes. The brake pads have been changed but

Asked by Aug 13, 2015 at 06:08 AM about the 2007 Toyota Corolla LE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Please I need a little assistance from you.
I use a Toyota corolla Le 2007 model and
for some time now there has been this
scratching noise from the brakes. The
brake pads have been changed but the
noise still exist.
My mechanic again worked on the disc but
the noise still exist.
Please what can be the cause and how do I
fix it?

5 Answers

94,415

Your rotors could be out of round, you could be building up brake dust this is caused by cheap pads. Your rotors could possibly be sticking and not freely moving, You may want to try caliper lube..

Will I need to change the rotors also?

94,415

No you could have them cut...

I just did but the noise still exist. So I will apply the clipclient lube also and see the results.

I just did but the noise still exist so I will apply the caliper lube also and see the result.

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