Is it Normal for the Brake Discs to heat up after 5 minutes of slow driving.

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Asked by Oct 15, 2013 at 11:06 AM about the 2000 Ford Focus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Hi, My name is Chris. I have a 2000 Ford Focus Se. My Brake disc heats a little after
about 5 minutes of slow driving. Please let me know if this is a problem or not.

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they will get hot to the touch with very little braking. if the wheels will spin fairly easily when jacked up, you're probably ok. if they feel restricted in their turning you will need to do some further investigation.

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