I have rattle in front pads after replacement. Mechanic put in shim kit. Same problem

Asked by Sep 26, 2014 at 02:41 PM about the 2009 Toyota Corolla Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Shim kit stopped rarrle for 3 days. same old story

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Take it back to them to correct the issue. Did they use brake quite lube on the shims?

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