Brake pads replaced--bushings broken too? - DodgeIntrepid.Net Forums - Dodge Intrepid, Concorde, 300m and Eagle Vision chat
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 09-30-2008, 12:57 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 1
Feedback: 0 / 0%
 
Question Brake pads replaced--bushings broken too?

I don't know a whole lot about cars....had all 4 brake pads replaced a couple of weeks ago, and immediately my car ('03 Intrepid) started making a rubbing sound when the brakes are applied and now it has started squeaking occassionally as well. I took the car back to the place that did the work and the gentleman said it sounded like my bushings (he also mentioned Intrepids and Concords were bad for that?). He asked me to bring it back and leave it with them so they could take the wheels off and "invistiage". He did say if they caused the damage they would repair it at no charge. Is it possible that they could have messed up my bushings while changing the brake pads or was this a coincidence? The car has 65K miles and this is the first brake work I have had done. Any advice or insight out there?
beverlysjewels is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 09-30-2008, 10:24 PM
Intrepid Pro
 
gn300's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Aylesford, Nova Scotia
Posts: 2,461
Feedback: 0 / 0%
                     
Had mine done on my lhs and the wear indicator got bent when he was installing the pad and it rubbed on the hub, bent it back and all is well!

What bushings would go, that would cause a brake squeek?
gn300 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the DodgeIntrepid.Net Forums - Dodge Intrepid, Concorde, 300m and Eagle Vision chat forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

Member names may only be composed of alpha-numeric characters. (A-Z and 0-9)

!!ATTENTION ADVERTISERS!! If you intend on advertising anything on this forum, whatsoever, you are required to first contact us here . Additionaly, we do NOT allow BUSINESS NAMES unless you are an Authorized Vendor. If you own a business, and want to do sales on this site via posting or private message, you will need to follow the rules. Shops, Stores, Distributors, Group Buys without being authorized will see your account terminated.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Linear Mode Linear Mode
Rate This Thread:



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome