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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-04-2019, 09:35 AM Thread Starter
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Where is this brake squeal coming from? Tried everything.

On my passenger rear side i have a loud brake squeal that i absolutely cant find, I have done everything and it is still there. What else could be causing a braking squeal? Here is what I have done so far.

Replaced brake pads twice, now have new OEM pads.
Replaced rotor.
Replaced caliper.
Replaced all brake pad hardware.
Brake grease on all parts.
Cleaned everything with brake cleaner.
Even took the brake pad hardware out and just had pads without them to see if hardware was causing issue.

Is there anything i am not thinking of trying?
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-04-2019, 02:00 PM
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Did you check for any contact with the backing plate? That's where mine was

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-04-2019, 09:15 PM
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I had a similar issue. It ended up being the emergency brake. It had come loose and was rubbing and causing a squealing sound.
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