Home TROUBLE SHOOTING WHAT IT SMELLS LIKE Burning Smell From Car When Braking

Burning Smell From Car When Braking

PROBLEM : Burning Odor
WHEN : Braking
LOCATION : Tire/Wheel Area
Priority Action Part Type Cause
1 Check Brake Pad/Shoe-Front Brake Pad/Shoe Contaminated With Grease or Brake Fluid.
2 Check Brake Pad/Shoe-Rear Brake Pad/Shoe Contaminated With Grease or Brake Fluid.
3 Check Brake Rotor Brake Rotor Has Worn Past Machining Specifications and Must Be Replaced.
4 Check Brake Drum Brake Drum Glazed or Excessively Worn.
5 Check Brake Caliper Brake Caliper Piston Sticking Causing Brake Drag.

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