Date: Thu, 07 Aug 2003 20:15:48 -0300
From: Dexter J <lamealameadingdongnopsamlamelame.org>
Subject: Re: Vibration when braking?


Salutations: > > I have a twist on that.. When I'm braking (89 9000T CD) I get a light > > vibration in the wheel - but as I apply the brake harder it goes away.. I > > also have a worn - although not really badly yet - control arm bushing(s).. > > I had assumed it was a rotor until I replaced my front ones and it didn't > > go away.. > We had that problem in a 95 900S only it was severe! We also had a > little free play in the steering which made the car wander a bit and > made it take a lot of concentration to go straight. After several > visits to the shop it was finally determined that a tie rod end was worn > and after its replacement both problems went away completely. > -- > Doug Schwarz > dmschwarz&urgrad,rochester,edu > Make obvious changes to get real email address. Thx for the heads up - I'll have that looked at when I next bring her into port.. I had assumed the the control arm bushings given the strut layout - but it could easily be both.. - J Dexter - webmaster - http://www.dexterdyne.org/ all tunes - no cookies no subscription no weather no ads no news no phone in - RealAudio 8+ Required - all the Time Radio Free Dexterdyne Top Tune o'be-do-da-day Holland Hucknall - T-Bone Shuffle http://www.dexterdyne.org/888/147.RAM

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