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  1. Anyone need a new brake kit? For sale!

    So i have been a member of this site for some time now and havent posted much. However this post is for anyone looking for a great deal. I have a brand new set of calipers(fronts and rears) and drilled and slotted powerstop rotors (fronts and rears) custom painted for sale. I bought them as a...
  2. Question about Front Brake Caliper Bracket/Carrier (HELP!!!)

    So after a bunch of Youtube Vids and Dozens of trips to this site. I decided to take on the task of painting my brake calipers and brackets and replacing my rotors and pads myself. (pics coming soon) anyway after painting my front caliper brackets/carriers I cant remember which is Drivers side...
  3. Updates on new brake pads?

    Hi all, I'm at 135,500 on my 2004 LS TB and finally need to replace my pads and check the rotors, they just started squealing over the weekend. I read a few of the older threads about what your opinions on the best replacement pad sets are, and I only started a new thread because I noticed...
  4. Brake Problems!!!!

    Brakes last fall (fall of 2012) I did a brake job on my car. New rotors and pads. After that I could tell there was a difference i.e. I could tell I had better brakes. But I still noticed a slight difference in the effort needed to stop. Well, about a month ago, it started getting worse...
  5. Brake pad and rotor recommendation assistance

    Hello, I am new to the site, but excited about learning all I can. I have a 2008 Chevy Trailblazer and need to replace the brakes and rotors. I would like to have the rotors turned if all possible to cut down on some of the cost. I would be interested in some feedback on this issue. I would...
  6. Brakes

    I have had my Trailblazer for about 6 years now. I have swapped out the brakes twice. Does any one know where I can get a good set of pads and rotors for a good price? Any one have any brand/model recommendations? Mine usually only last about 30k miles.
  7. [SOLVED] HELP! Unable to remove front rotors!

    Ok, I have changed brakes on several vehicles over the years, usually without much fuss. Then comes my Envoy XUV. I am not sure if it was because the previous owner was from Chicago (more snow/ice/salt) or what, but this thing has been a pain! The pads (both front and back) are not too bad...
  8. Squeaky brakes, no matter what!

    OEM Issues
    So i have an 04 envoy with 120,000 miles. a few months ago i noticed my brakes would squeak as i pressed the brake pedal. when the car is "cold" and i haven't drove it for several hours, that's when i get the squeak, but after about 20mins of driving and stopping and starting due to red lights...
  9. Rotor Surprise

    I took my wife's 2003 Trailblazer LT EXT to a shop to get the right front half shaft replaced due to it going out and was making a minor noise when driving. Anyway, I later get called to the auto shop, and they wanted to show me something..:worried: I get there with my wife and they asked me...
  10. Braking Vibration Mystery

    I Have replaced all four rotors and pads on my 04' 4x4 trailblazer @90k mi, in an attempt to eliminate a vibration that only occurs under braking. The vibration is exactly what I have experienced in other vehicles with warped rotors, however after replacing them the problem persists, under...
  11. Brake and rotor question

    Hi Guys! I know that whenever I run into problems with my Trailblazer you all always help out, so here goes: In October of '08 I had all my brakes and rotors replaced. It was of course expensive as crap, and 2 weeks ago after experiencing the grinding noise I took my 2003 Trailblazer back into...