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  1. HD Brake question

    5th. Generation Chrysler Minivans: 2008-2020
    Hi all. Newbie here. I have an '09 T&C limited that has been burning through brake pads & rotors every 20-25k miles - with a lot of vibration in between. I saw BenS's thread on doing the upgrade to the 2013 HD double piston calipers and larger rotors and want to go that route. My van has the 17"...
  2. massive grinding noise from front end, but mechanic says brakes are fine

    Suspension, Brakes, Steering, Tires & Wheels
    I had lots of work done on my van yesterday. main reason why i went was i was hearing scrapping and grinding sounds coming from the front tires. They fixed a bunch of stuff. I asked them about the front brakes. they said they didn't need to be replaced cause still life on the pads. today i had...
  3. Planning to attempt brake pad replace this weekend

    4th. Generation Chrysler Minivans: 2001-2007
    I have never done my own brakes before, but my son did his and he was pleased with how easy it was. Everything I have read indicates that it's not difficult. I've read instructions online--both general instructions and model-specific instructions (here and elsewhere)--and I am 90% confident I...
  4. Front Brake Time

    5th. Generation Chrysler Minivans: 2008-2020
    Currently at about 28,800 miles and the front brakes have been pulsing pretty bad for the last few months. I just haven't had time to get them looked at. I called the dealer this morning and the service adviser said there is a recall and my van qualifies. She said the deductible cost is $100...