Brake Pad Replacement Problem

Discussion in '2005 - 2015 Toyota Tacoma' started by Will Evans, May 2, 2018.

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    Will Evans

    Will Evans Well-Known Member

    Thanks for the input Crawdad. It seems to be getting better as the brake pads wear down. I'm not going to worry about it too much since I can stop fairly quickly, just feels like I'm stopping on a rumble strip lol.
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  3. AZ Pete

    AZ Pete Well-Known Member

    might look at this site.
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    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

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    Will Evans

    Will Evans Well-Known Member

    Well guys I have finally have this problem solved! Turns out the U joints on the drive shaft were binding. I lubed er up with some SeaFoam Deep Creep and it rides like new! Just thought I would share.

  6. kp.taco

    kp.taco Well-Known Member

    Which u-joint was causing the smoke and the wheel to get hot??
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    Will Evans

    Will Evans Well-Known Member

    I had a seized caliper. Don't know why this issue came about as soon as I changed the pads, rotors and calipers.
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