Brake squeal?!? - Mustang Evolution

Go Back   Mustang Evolution > 1979-2015 Mustang GT || Tech and Talk > 2011-2014 Mustang GT

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them here!
Old 02-28-2016, 12:39 PM   #1
Registered User
Join Date: Feb 2016
Location: West Palm Beach
Region: Florida
Posts: 1
Brake squeal?!?

So I'm not new to the forum but couldn't get logged in and I've been very frustrated with this issue on my brakes.

So I went to pep boys to get my brakes checked out about 2 months ago. They replaced the pads with metallic pads and everything seemed fine. But I really wanted ceramic pads mainly because of brake dust but also because I know they're better. I went back 2 weeks later and got my ceramic pads installed and that's where it all started. I've had a squealing ever since.

I now have power stop slotted and crossed drilled rotors with ceramic carbon pads. Pep boys gave me a huge discount because of all the issues and I love the look. However I am still getting the squealing and pep boys has told me they've done everything they can to prevent it. Has anyone else had this issue?

New rotors + new pads (ceramic carbon) front and rear for both = still squealing!!!

Sent from my iPhone using Mustang Evolution
Gernberger is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 02-28-2016, 01:53 PM   #2
Registered Member
oxfordwhite's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2015
Location: Hawkins Bar
Region: California
Posts: 629
They make a paste & pad vibration pad kit to install under your brake pads. Ask PEP boys, they probably carry it.
oxfordwhite is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-29-2016, 11:58 PM   #3
Registered Member
94gtconvert's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Ny
Region: New York
Posts: 753
I have powerstop cross drilled slotted rotors all around with hawk 5.0 street pads and centric ceramic posi quiets and in the back and my car STOPS. I'm talking like drag the chin spoiler on the ground. However I noticed the better braking, good brakes come with a trade off... You guessed it squeaks! My brakes will usually start to squeal and squeak on me when I baby the car and use the brakes conservatively. And when it's cold out the squeak pretty bad. My fix is to just do a few hard stops and it goes away for a week or two if I continue to drive like a grandma.

Sent from my iPhone using Mustang Evolution
94gtconvert is offline   Reply With Quote

Lower Navigation
Go Back   Mustang Evolution > 1979-2015 Mustang GT || Tech and Talk > 2011-2014 Mustang GT

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Brake squeal. grthomasjr 2015 Mustang GT 42 09-27-2015 06:57 PM
Brake squeal Brandneutral 2011-2014 V6 Mustang 10 07-17-2014 06:02 PM
Brake Squeal Help Rawly General Mustang Discussion 1 01-31-2014 09:15 PM
Brake Squeal! afree05 2005-2010 V6 Mustang 6 08-30-2011 08:45 PM
Brake squeal DarkShadow Pre-2005 V6 Mustang 32 06-16-2006 11:43 PM

» Like Us On Facebook

06:54 PM

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2018 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. is in no way associated with or endorsed by Ford Motor Company.