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#1 Supersons



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Posted 17 September 2013 - 11:17 AM

Hi I have a 2012 S-Max 2.2 Diesel.  Since I have owned it the rear brakes have made a squeeling noise when reversing.  At the service in March the garage agreed after some debate to deglaze them (Not normally covered under waranty).  The noise has now returned.  Anyone know of folks who have had the same issue.  I read that this can be an issue with some focus models.  Also I had a 2008 S-Max previously and never experienced this issue


Thanks Supersons

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#2 gregers


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Posted 17 September 2013 - 07:07 PM

on the missus 1,when reversing and braking gently or using hand brake it makes a strange noise,on mine no noise at all.

hers goes back in less then 2 weeks so we aint bothered.

#3 jeebowhite


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Posted 20 September 2013 - 03:49 PM

Cant recall if your car has disk or drums, but it sounds like either word disk pads / shoe, sticking piston or shoes.

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