View Full Version : front end wheel well noise

03-21-2012, 01:49 PM
I recently just changed my rotors and brake pads on my 2001 a4 b5. I noticed this rattling noise when i am driving at slower speeds on bumpy roads. Almost as if the pads are loose or something. But i checked them and that's not the issue. Also when i hear the rattling and i apply brake pressure, the noise stops completely. This rattling is not present at highway speeds! Any ideas would be awesome.

03-21-2012, 02:22 PM
It sounds like the pads rattling in the caliper. Did you use brake quiet when you changed the pads?

You can grab it at any auto parts store. My favorite is a CRC. http://www.autozone.com/autozone/accessories/CRC-4-oz-118-294-ml-high-temperature-disc-brake-quiet/_/N-268d?itemIdentifier=348169_0_0_

03-22-2012, 12:36 PM
Grab the dust pan and push it away from the rotors.