Common causes and possible solutions for squealing brake pads

Brake Pads

Causes:

-Insufficient lubrication around the pins that attach the brake pad to the caliper cavity

-Minimal/No Break In Procedure was followed immediately after installation leading to improper bedding in.

-Loosened hardware

 

Suggestions for Resolution:      

-Lubricate pins

-Repeat break in procedure

-check hardware before after break in procedure