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Mazda click/pop during braking

Mazda click/pop during braking

This bulletin applies to 2009-2011 Mazda6 vehicles produced before April 26, 2011. Some vehicles may exhibit a click or pop noise from the front brakes during slow speed braking. The noise may occur while the vehicle is moving forward or backward. The noise may be caused by the front brake pads contacting the mounting support. A specialized grease may be applied to the front brake pads and retainers to eliminate this noise.
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Federal-Mogul launches 'TQ Fall Blitz' brake promotion

Federal-Mogul Corp. is launching a major campaign to help drive sales of Wagner ThermoQuiet brake pads and shoes through the balance of the summer and into the fall vehicle maintenance season. The campaign features an aggressive trade promotion, consumer rebate offer and North American television advertising.
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Premature Toyota front brake pad wear

Premature Toyota front brake pad wear

Some 2009-2010 Model year Toyota Corolla vehicles may exhibit premature front brake pad wear. Toyota recommends pad replacement with specific Toyota parts. Follow the proper procedures for pad replacement. When installing the disc brake caliper, tighten caliper bolts to a value of 25 ft-.lbs. (34 Nm).
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Buick brake noise/pulsation

This GM TSB refers to the 2009 Buick Lucerne Super (with 18-inch wheels) and the 2009 Cadillac DTS. The issue involves brake noise and/or pulsation, and information regarding the FNC (Ferritic Nitro-Carburizing) brake rotors.
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Accurate Acura brake disc service

Accurate Acura brake disc service

American Honda requires refinishing of front brake discs only when they are scored or out of specification for runout or parallelism. Honda requires refinishing of front brake discs with an on-car lathe that mounts to the steering knuckle. Use of an on-car lathe is critical because it corrects runout of the hub and disc as an assembly.
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