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...
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...
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.
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.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4XDlu0XHRqE
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