Question about 1989 Chevrolet Corvette
1989 Corvette Coupe standard suspension. When driven a good distance the right front wheel gets hot while the others stay cool. Is the brake caliper sticking? Why? How do I fix it?
It sounds like a classic "hot brake", your caliper is probably stuck depressed on the rotor. You will probably need to replace the caliper and both front rotors as the one that is getting hot is probably warped. They are replaced in pairs. Get the rotors/caliper and do it yourself. It really is a simple task with minimal tools/mechanical expertise. Get a Hanyes repair manual and it will be a breeze and save you $1K.
Posted on Nov 20, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Nov 17, 2016 | 1989 Chevrolet Corvette
Feb 07, 2013 | 2008 Honda Accord Coupe
Dec 25, 2012 | 1989 Chevrolet Celebrity
Jan 05, 2011 | 2004 Chevrolet Corvette
Mar 12, 2010 | 1991 Chevrolet Corvette
Sep 23, 2009 | 1989 Chevrolet Corvette
Apr 06, 2009 | 1989 Chevrolet Corvette
Mar 14, 2009 | 1989 Chevrolet Corvette
Dec 04, 2008 | 1989 Cadillac Sedan DeVille
1,337 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: