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Valentine One Radar Detector

12-05-2010, 10:54 AM
Hearing a loud squeaking from brakes at low speeds.

Sounds like it's coming from the front.

Pad wear indicator?

My friction material is worn out?

12-05-2010, 05:10 PM
If you're lucky, it's a pad 'squealer', and it's time to change the pads.
If you're not so lucky, the squealer is long gone, the pad backing is rubbing on a rotor, and it's time to change the pads and the rotors.
Either way, it's definitely time to pull some wheels and visually inspect the brakes.

12-05-2010, 06:54 PM
Sounds like your brakes are down to the wear indicator. You're probably due for pads.