Whats causing the fairly constant high pitches squealing sound (like a whistling) while I'm driving but stops whenever I brake!? I have a 2011 Chevy silverado

Asked by Jul 25, 2014 at 06:01 PM about the 2011 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LS Crew Cab 4WD

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Your brake pads. They have something on one of them that is rubbing between the pad and rotor and when you step on the brake you compress it and it stops.

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