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  1. JFP in PA, Oh, I know well the cost of replacement rotors - that's why I'm so paranoid about anything to do with the brakes on this car A user on another forum suggested that washing the brake area may stop the pads from sticking. I'm going to try that and then if that doesn't help I might have to take it in to see an expert. Thanks for the feedback.
  2. I have a 2003 996 turbo with PCCBs and the original factory rotors as far as I can tell. Since I've had the car I've had loud squealing coming from the brakes intermittently with light brake pressure. I took it in to the dealership for some other work, asked them about this, and they said it was normal. However, I later put it on a lift and noticed that when I turn the front wheels with my hand there is quite a lot of resistance and a brushing or scraping type sound which sounds like it is coming from the brakes. The wheels do not spin freely at all. Both front wheels are the same. The r
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