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I don't know if it's the way I brake .. but I find sometimes that when I even put my foot on the break a little bit .. the car kinda jerks ... I was just wondering if any of you have had this happen to you? Is it becase they breaks are new .. or could it be me? Thanks!
 

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haha..Im guessing its you dog. Seemingly the brakes on the IS300 are made a bit "mushier" and if your accustomed to driving cars that are more sensitive there shouldnt be a jerking at all....just take it easy and you'll be fine...break em in.
 

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Mine does a downshift thing on occasion when I touch the brakes - 5th gear downhill 40/50 mph off the gas for several seconds. That is the only uneven braking I have observed. The car seems to have decent brakes for it's class. My previous car was lighter and hab PBRs all the way around - it took me a while to get used to stopping the IS. Of course the other cars in the family are a SUV and a 64 1/2 Mustang so I am not unaccustomed to braking early.

Terry
 

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I've noticed the same thing too. But at much lower speeds. It usually happens when I've just started the engine and am on my way. As soon as I tap on the brakes, while going just 20+ mph, it feels like I'm mashing down on the brakes. Almost caused a few accidents a couple times.
 

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Thanks everyone .. the brakes are by far FIRST class, and the best out there .. I was just wondering if it was me. I think it might be I wore pretty heavy dress shoes today so that maybe it. But thank's .. tomorrow I'll see if it still happens, I'll wear nike shoes tomorrow and see what's up. Thanks!
 
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