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Shaking while braking

Neo96 Sep 21, 2017

  1. Neo96

    Neo96 New Member

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    New Audi owner 2016 A6- got it from a used car dealer with 30k miles on it. Im noticing a shaking when im slowly applying brakes. The dealer replaced the rotors as it was considered to be a warped rotors issue but the issue is still persisting and really annoying. He told me to try driving for another few miles till the brakes get used to the new rotors, but am not sure as its still not reducing. Did he misdiagnose the issue? Should i take it to a 3rd party workshop to check it out? Would love to hear from other owners
     
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  3. Retroman

    Retroman Audi A3 2010 Sportback 2.0 TDI 170 (CBBB engine)

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    Those symptoms are typical of warped rotors. Car's is fairly new with low mileage so ruling out suspension/bearings. Did the technician fit new pads? Old pads may have worn unevenly and as result the gap from side to side might vary and/or be applying brake pad material unevenly to the new disc surface (rotors :glee:). Can't think of anything else:shrug:
     
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  5. Samuel c5 Q

    Samuel c5 Q Active Member Silver Supporter VCDS Map User

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    Check the slide pins for trueness. I had discs that kept warping because the slide pins were off. My issue anyway.
     
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