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Unhappy Rotor/Brake pad issue. HELP!

Hello. I'm new to this forum and I'm sure this question has been solved a few times but heres the issue I am having. I replaced my brakes and rotors in the front and now everytime I drive, I get a slight humming/vibration noise from in the front. When I slightly apply the brake, it goes away. During turns it gets slightly louder. I've removed and reinstalled everything back together twice now.

Again, new brakes and rotors. I purchased them at O'Reilly. Brakes are non ceramic.

Any input is appreciated.
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its a w207 2012 with 55k miles

its a w207 2012 with 55k miles
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Again, new brakes and rotors. I purchased them at O'Reilly....
Any input is appreciated.
I think you draw your own conclusion.

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You could try MB brake paste, and when that doesn't fix it try MB pads and rotors.

Your car is only 4 years old and you're already replacing original parts with those from the lowest bidder?
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I am with Dr X. All of the pads' backing plats need a good high temp synthetic brake paste. Same with the sliding pins that were inside the rubber sleeves except with those the pins need to be cleaned well first.
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Check your wheel bearings as well.
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