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When i brake hard the front brakes jam and when i stop brake there still stuck

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JUST GET A HAYNES MANUAL FO YEAR OFF UR CAR IF U FEEL CONFIDENT ENOUGH TO DO IT . !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! MUST HAVE A LITTLE BIT MECHANICALLY MINDED FOR THIS JOB EVEN IF U HAVE THE HAYNES . !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! GOOD LUCK.

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Check your power booster for leaks, if OK, then check your master cylinder, ensure there are no leaks. If the pedal feels spongy you have either a leak in the master, or you have air in the lines,

Last your calipers may be getting stuck, in that case replace both of them. Your brakes, your car, your life, less you want to remodel your front end in some elses rear bumper.

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