Braking Buick Bounces

courtesy of Bob, The Auto Answer Man


Hi Bob,
I have a 1988 Buick Park Avenue with 137,000 miles on it. I have noticed lately that when I apply the brakes at 35 mph or more, the car vibrates until the speed gets below 25 mph. I had new pads and shoes applied about 1 year ago. I also notice a vibration when I am accelerating and go above 50 mph. Any idea on the problem?
Sam

Dear Sam,
Warped rotors. When you installed the pads, did you have the rotors cut or resurfaced? Probably not, or the pads are just worn out again.
Good Luck!
Drive Safely!
Bob, The Auto Answer Man


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