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    Default all 4 wheels rattle

    As tittle all my brakes are rattling is there any temp way to stop them really annoying now

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    Have u tried turned the music up ? LOl

    Are pads genuine or aftermarket ?

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    That's what I do but people look as it drives by due to the rattles getting worse. There aftermarket and new pads are a no go at the moment

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    hopefully you remembered to put the anti-rattle clips back on ??

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    good time for big brake upgrade

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    Quote Originally Posted by soulman View Post
    hopefully you remembered to put the anti-rattle clips back on ??
    That will be the metal clip that clips on the caliper. There on

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    How about som copper grease on the BACK of the pads?

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    Ah no not got any grease on might have to put some on

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    Always used to put a smear on the backs, even if they had anti-squeal shims. Sometime you can buy "Brake" grease or "Rubber" grease, it does the same.

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    Grease the rubber guiding sleeves, and if the rattle comes back after a while, consider changing them, as it means they just got loose : dirt and water gets in and the grease gets washed off.

    Sliding Sleeves, Caliper : GM 90510227 / Vauxhall 16 05 905 - Set of 2

    Front and rear, any discs diameters all the same. Sold by pairs.

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