You are here:

Toyota Repair/Brake squeaking noise


Sean wrote at 2013-08-04 22:45:22
Thanks. I am the poster of the question. I wanted to rate you but I did not receive an e-mail as my yahoo account has had some problems; it is now corrected. Some additional information. My 2002 es300 now has 144k miles, bought at just under 120k miles. The squeak has been intermittent for only about a month. I hear it when I am accelerating or coasting, not when braking but as soon as I release the brake, I hear it, seems more prevalent in warmer weather. Pads and rotors done about 2 months ago at Mavis. Not a major issue but an annoying one that I'd like to get taken care of if possible. Thanks.

Sean wrote at 2013-08-06 03:29:01
As I said previously, I wanted to rate you but I did not receive the opportunity via email, and I don't know how except to reply via the "add to an answer" section. I wish to thank you and give you all "10's" for your prompt and knowledgeable answer. Like I mentioned in my last posting, car has 144k, plugs replaced at 120K miles. Pads and rotors to brakes done by Mavis Tire.

Toyota Repair

All Answers

Answers by Expert:

Ask Experts


Ted Ritter


I have more than 28 years experience as toyota technician, I will be able to answer most questions related to the Toyota product line up to the present year models,I am located in the US but welcome questions from other regions of the world. When asking a question please provide specific information: year,model, engine,transmission information. Provide as much information as possible including a brief repair history if possible. I have been a volunteer here for more ten years an have answered over 16,000 questions helping Toyota owners with their problems and save thousands of dollars without any compensation, some of my answers are published on many other websites including google and various automotive forums. DONATIONS ARE VERY MUCH APPRECIATED, IF YOU HAVE RECIEVED HELPFUL INFORMATION PLEASE MAKE A DONATION. AS OF TODAY (JULY 22, 2014) ALL REQUESTED GRAPHICS, ILLUSTRATIONS, DIAGRAMS, PHOTOS, WILL REQUIRE THE MINUMUM DONATION UP FRONT.


Toyota technician since 1979,expert in electrical systems,OBD systems,engine repair, driveability problems,EFI systems,ASE certified,Toyota master technician.
Certified Hybrid Vehicle technician.

Toyota master technician, ASE certified in eight catagories, Hybrid vehicle certified. Toyota technical training: Engine Automatic transmission Manual transmission Drivetrain Electrical systems Brakes and chassis Air conditioning Engine performance and diagnostics Hybrid systems

©2016 All rights reserved.