Date: Thu, 07 Sep 2000 19:54:59 -0700 From: Kimo Saaby <kimo_saabynopsameja.com> Subject: Re: brakes go CLUNK!
PLUS: ya gotta love the look on pedestrians (Ford owners???) faces when ya "clunk" em! haha - Orbitronik Kimo Saaby wrote: > Hi Donald... > > I say it's normal. My 1983 Turbo 900 has 341,000 miles and it does it. > Always has. Always will. > I consider it to be a cool feature. > Other guys will tell ya ways you can "fix" that noise. > But..... > why fix what isn't broken? > > We own the best car in the world. > Enjoy its character! > > - Orbitronik > > Spy wrote: > > > If I gently apply the brakes when reversing, there is a loud > > clunk from the front brakes. It feels as if something is shifting > > position (shoes?). Brakes seem to work ok, its just a rather > > alarming noise. Is this normal or something to worry about. > > > > BTW it is a '87 900i. > > > > Donald.