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DiabloGTS
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Apr 7, 11:16am - #147564 
moaning brake

front drive side brake, in reverse, goes "wahhhhhhhh" like a moan for a few secs, then it goes away...

stuck caliper? confused


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Apr 7, 11:18am - #147565 
I THINK ALL CELICAS DO THAT...who cares..how often do you drive in reverse grin

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Apr 7, 11:19am - #147566 
it just did it today on my way home confused


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Apr 7, 11:19am - #147567 
should be the pads


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Apr 7, 11:22am - #147568 
hmmmm...fools me...check calipers, or maybe the pads are sticking

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Apr 7, 11:32am - #147569 
Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
it just did it today on my way home confused


confusedYou drove all the way home in reverse? wtf


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Apr 7, 1:55pm - #147570 
confused confused confused rofl hahaha

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Apr 7, 2:01pm - #147571 
Originally Posted by GTSHYPR
Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
it just did it today on my way home confused


confusedYou drove all the way home in reverse? wtf


rofl

- get some new brake pads or check the rotors. TRD pads and Rotora slotted rotors are both good choices if you're considering a swap...

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Apr 7, 2:04pm - #147572 
I just replaced the pads/rotors like 7K miles ago.


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Apr 7, 2:08pm - #147573 
Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
I just replaced the pads/rotors like 7K miles ago.


oh, then maybe your assumption about the stuck caliper is correct... time for a brake inspection?

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Apr 7, 3:55pm - #147574 
your caliper could be aligned wrong or something...


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Apr 7, 8:23pm - #147575 
I asked that same question long time ago too...I think a lot of celicas do that.

Most of the celica owners told me that it was not a big deal


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Apr 7, 8:31pm - #147576 
Originally Posted by trog2233
I THINK ALL CELICAS DO THAT...who cares..how often do you drive in reverse grin

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Apr 7, 8:33pm - #147577 
Mine always makes a noise in reverse. I brought it to toyota to see what was wrong years ago, and they found nothing rolleyes

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Apr 7, 8:59pm - #147578 
Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
I just replaced the pads/rotors like 7K miles ago.

I did my rotors/pads at least twice as long ago as you. I was telling people it was normal even with many more miles on their brakes a while ago. I had noises from not even 1,000 miles. I thought the change would be different, but it's not that much. I have had those noises and still do. It's just normal. My car just now breaks on dime like it use to. It takes a lot longer, than I would have thought, to break in Toyota's pads and rotors. I'm glad I took it easy during those days. My E-brake pads need replacing. That I'm sure of. What ever happened to Street Prototype giving me help in the past with this? The E-brake still needs servicing.

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Apr 7, 11:24pm - #147579 
yeah all cars make a weird wahhh noise when going in reverse, its a normal thing enless its a different soudn ur talking about

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Apr 7, 11:26pm - #147580 
Originally Posted by Virgilson
confused confused confused rofl hahaha


Your car is moaning.. rofl

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Apr 8, 12:04am - #147581 
7K?
idk...i start to worry about my EBCs when they are 3K...haha
but they were alright..


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Apr 8, 5:26am - #147582 
the breaks still grab hard, squeak a little when they stop, but they are EBC Green stuf so that is expected with kevlar/cermanic pads...

Oh well, thanks for the input guys, and gals, its a sporadic problem, not worth worrying about rice


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