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when ever i start to come to a complete stop it sounds if i am braking on snow. do i need ne brake pads tires or whatever

i got new rims and tires comin and i figure i will replace my brake pads when i get the wheels



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Why not get some new pads to go with them.. it couldnt hurt.. unless the ones that are on there now are brand new...

Make sure everthing around your wheel is tight... your caliper.. ect...

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Braking on snow as in a "crunching of snow" sound? What does this mean?

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Yeah, im a little confused by that.

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also confused, is it crunching or is it the abs sound.

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its the crunching sound



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I think you are stopping to hard and its the sound of tires sliding on the pavement. Not a squeal but crunch sound. Does it happen at slow speeds?

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ya like the last 0.5 second before i stop



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u don't here it at high speeds and u can only hear it when it is quiet but the sound bugs me



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