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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-08-2010, 10:50 AM Thread Starter
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Squealing Rear Disc Brakes


The dealer tells me they replaced the rotors, but not the pads on my car with 480 miles on it, were badly grooved and squealing loudly. Rear only.

Anyone find a fix to this problem ? 2009 SS 480 miles I feel the pads should have been replaced too.....

Only had 2 vehicles with squealing disc brakes 1974 Chev Vega and a 2008 HHR SS and now the Cobalt SS....Any suggestions for the warranty work ?
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-15-2010, 01:14 AM Thread Starter
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Angry Rear Disc Squealing ?

No one else having this problem ? 2009 SS 700 miles new rotors still squealing
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-15-2010, 01:17 AM
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Ummm....we i do not have an SS but i do believe from what I have read on other sites is they alot of new SS owners have the same problem. I think the dealer was fixing them. I not sure tho. I would suggest maybe contacting your dealer.




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There is a spray u could try. At auto zone or something like that. Its disc brake squeal or anti squeal or something like that but when I was in my auto class last year in school they had a few cans of it. Its lik spray paint cans and u just spray it on your rotors and it eleiminates the squeal. My ls was screaming bad so I sprayed it and problem went away in like half a mile. I would try finding some before going and dealing with the stealership. I mean dealership.
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yeah this is huge with the 09 ss cars.... we R fixing them so just bring it in... hell weve got cuts on there 4th set of brakes ... my bet is even if u replace them, itll keep on comming back.



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this problem began on the 08's. Go back to your dealer and get it fixed or maybe swap out rotors and pads for aftermarket setup.

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The rear SS/TC brakes are problematic. As far as squeeling goes, chamfer the pads.


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