Brake Caliper Fault Symptoms & Problems

The Brake Caliper is part of the car Braking System system. We have 3 associated problem symptoms connected to it.

We also have 32 owner problems that mention it.

3 Symptoms of Brake Caliper Problems
We have 32 owner submitted problems mentioning the Brake Caliper

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Intermittent screeching noise from offside front wheel while driving.

Will drive for miles without problem. When it becomes noisy, it can be quite loud. Pedestrians turn to see where noise c...

2007 Vauxhall Agila 1.2
Posted: Jun 5, 2021
Spedometer not working

I had my passenger front brake caliper replaced, suddenly after my spedometer stopped working and ABS sensor came on?

2005 Vauxhall Astra 1.8 club
Posted: Dec 11, 2020
Rev Matching. How to turn off and on?

Hello, I have a Sept 2019 Focus ST. I believe the car has the Performance Pack option. It has the Track driving mode, la...

2019 Ford Focus ST
Posted: Nov 27, 2020
Brakes bleeding

Hello, I have a problem with bleeding brakes on my Xsara Picasso. I had to change the drivers rear brake caliper an...

2006 Citroen Xsara Picasso 1.6 HDi Exclusive
Posted: Apr 21, 2015
Springs missing on rear calipers

Hi does anyone know where to get springs that go on a Renault Scenic 1.9 rear brake calipers without the expense of ...

2002 Renault Scenic 1.9DCi
Posted: Jun 6, 2014
Burning smell from wheel and hot

Hi i have recently bought a vivaro van 2005, noticed a burning smell coming from rear drivers wheel and also the rim was...

2005 Vauxhall Vivaro 1.9di
Posted: Jun 10, 2013
Knock from front driver side

knock when slowing or coasting but when I brake it sometimes stops could it be a constant velocity joint if not what els...

2005 Renault Kangoo 1.5 dci van
Posted: Dec 26, 2012
Electric rumbling from rear / underneath

This has been happening for around 2 months. When i switch the ignition on a loud "rumbling" can be heard for about 3...

2007 Volkswagen Passat 1.9TDI
Posted: Dec 15, 2012
Odd noise

Hi all, wonder if anyone's come across this before. On a cold engine, pull away and when speed hits 15mph there's a doub...

2012 Ford Fiesta 1.25 Zetec
Posted: Aug 12, 2012
Weak power, first couple of miles

If the car has been sitting overnight! Or any length if time, it does not kick into power properly until I have driven a...

2006 Vauxhall Astra 1.3 life
Posted: Jul 24, 2012
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