Re: [DML] Re: Steering column vibration when braking
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Re: [DML] Re: Steering column vibration when braking

It means "wobble" (if the rotor is warped).  You need to put a dial indicator on one of the surfaces the brake pads contact then spin the rotor.  The radial run-out will then be indicated.  There are specifications for maximum allowed run-out but I don't recall that number.  Maybe some else may recall or you'll have to research it yourself.


On 11/12/10 04:08 AM, Welmoed wrote:
> Hi Dave,
> A dumb question from a foreigner (different mother tongue).
> In one of the replies this is said
> "Measure the rotors for radial run-out".
> I'm not sure if I interprete this correctly, but does it mean the rotor may not be centered correctly? If this is not true, what is the actual meaning of "run out" as it also can be a "defective" bearing.
> Thanks for explaining this.
> Welmoed.

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