Frozen Rear Brake Pad to Rotor

Old 01-11-2019, 12:24 PM
Registered Member
Thread Starter
Mo_Green's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2016
Age: 55
Posts: 20
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Frozen Rear Brake Pad to Rotor

I've never experienced this with any other car I've own. Last Friday, after the car sat for 3 weeks, I put the car in gear and heard a loud pop from the rear. It sounded like a tooth on a ring gear had sheared off. Drive off and when applying the brakes I hear on uneven roar form the rear. Like a bad wheel bearing Next morning upon further inspection...I can see the the outside brake pad had left a "rusty" uneven low spot on the rotor. I've been driving it for a week...noise is slowing fading...once the rotor evens out it should be gone.

Has anyone experienced this with their 2016 second gen, RDX??

Are the rotors covered under warranty??

Last edited by Mo_Green; 01-11-2019 at 12:27 PM. Reason: spelling errors
Mo_Green is offline  
Old 01-11-2019, 12:25 PM
thoiboi's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: SoCal, CA
Posts: 38,148
Received 5,873 Likes on 4,712 Posts
Brakes are consumables.. won't be covered under warranty. Perfectly fine to drive on..
thoiboi is offline  
Related Topics
Thread Starter
Last Post
2G RL Tires, Wheels & Suspension
03-05-2012 10:40 AM
1G TSX Performance Parts & Modifications
01-04-2012 12:40 PM
Car Parts for Sale
07-30-2009 08:12 AM
3G TL Problems & Fixes
05-07-2009 05:51 AM
1G TSX Performance Parts & Modifications
04-06-2008 06:52 PM

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Frozen Rear Brake Pad to Rotor

Contact Us - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.