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Brembo brake squeal....and fixes

Post up what youve done.

I have Stillens on the front and Cadillac CTS-V oem pads on the rear(same pads)
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Old 12-07-2009, 01:21 AM
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Re: Brembo brake squeal....and fixes

My rear brakes used to squeal like crazy. Now I have the R1 premium rotors and OEM pads in the front and '06 CTS-V pads in the rear and never again a squeal (knock on wood).
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Re: Brembo brake squeal....and fixes

Shims and lots of grease..........no more squeal here.
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Re: Brembo brake squeal....and fixes

Damn.... you guys already banned Rick? That sucks. I didn't get to play with him. Oh well.... good ridence.
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Re: Brembo brake squeal....and fixes

I have the squeal already. Its a light squeal though. Very very minimal.
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Re: Brembo brake squeal....and fixes

Its the rears dude. I heard it today for the first time. I was like oh damn. Already? LOL
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Re: Brembo brake squeal....and fixes

get the 06 CTS-V pads.

When i first installed the Brembos....the fronts only squealed in reverse...it was weird
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Re: Brembo brake squeal....and fixes

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Its the rears dude. I heard it today for the first time. I was like oh damn. Already? LOL
Mine is so loud sometimes, people at work ask me whats wrong with it LOL. Yikes, I need to get new pads.
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Re: Brembo brake squeal....and fixes

Hawk HPS front, stock rear. Used Permatex brake quiet in the spray can. This thick blue stuff sprays on really well. I coated the front & back of each shim, teh back of each pad, & lubed each piston. No squeaks for over a year now.
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Re: Brembo brake squeal....and fixes

Akebono Euro Ceramic rear pads that are meant for a 2006 CTS-V.
Stock Rotors on all 4 corners.
Stock pads up front.
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