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Old 12-27-2012, 10:47 AM   #8
thecarguy
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Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: San Diego, CA
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My Ride: ZHP Sedan
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Originally Posted by rollan View Post
Had my buddy check the car, & it turned out to be the rear brakes getting hung up. I guess they were dirty, so it was enough press a little on the rotors, but not indicate the e-brake was on. Car was run while jacked up, & a few hard pulls with the handbrake made a loud click after release. Then brakes were taken apart, cleaned, & reassembled. Bushings, joints, diff, & all suspension checked, & they were fine (knock on wood). Now, no more knocking noise, & the car actually rides, & brakes much more smoothly.
Very interesting and worth looking into. This is something I would have never thought of.
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