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  1. Creaking Back End and no clue what it could be

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    I have a creaking noise that is coming from both sides (or middle) of the back end. Originally I went under and lubricated and greased everything and that solved about 80% of the problem for a week or so. I keep going from thinking that it is the brakes to the shocks and back again. it makes the...
  2. 1st time Brake Job on Caliber R/T

    Dodge Caliber Chassis, Suspension, Wheels, Tires
    I decided to do my own brakes for the first time on this Caliber R/T The "lifetime" brake jobs ive paid for in the past are an extreme rip off ($600+) I ordered Callahan brand cross drilled and slotted rotors and pads (complete set-4wheels- off ebay $250) I thought It would be like any other...
  3. Rear drums

    General Maintenance and Detailing Forum
    i have rear drums in my 08 SE, any idea how long they should last? i dont notice any issues besides minimal squeaking coming from the back which i was told is normal. its got 45k on it and im sure they havent been changed by the previous owner.
  4. Rear Brakes

    General Maintenance and Detailing Forum
    Does anyone have a step by step on changing the rear drums brakes for an 07 Caliber. I would really appreicate the help.
  5. Creaking noise - please help

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hi Guys, So the yesterday my Caliber (2007/RT) started making a fantastically annoying noise from the rear during braking. It was kind of a scraping / creaking noise very similiar to this youtube video which I found today before posting here. At...
  6. Brake and Rotor Install

    Maintenance and Repair DIYs
    i have searched and not found this posted so i thought i would put up a brake install how-to for those hesitant to attempt the maintenance. after the dealer quoted me at $4-500 for the front brakes i decided it was something i would try to do myself. what you need: 1/2" breaker bar 1/2"...