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I have a 2006 Mitsubishi Lancer and right now the brakes seem "stuck". I used the emergency brake 2 days ago and yesterday on the way back from somewhere the brakes started to "stick". You can hear the grinding when you put it into gear and try to drive. Could this be from the e-brake or something more?

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  • kartimandlyn Nov 29, 2008

    It doesn't sound like it is coming from the back and the car was fine for driving that evening and part of the next day. How can I see if the ebrake is the problem? Where would I look?

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Hello .if you used the e brake when running the vehicle it could be that the brake bands broke off and thats the grinding noise ,or that the e brake internals like springs and adjusters are loose inside and thats the fhquot,: this is if the noise is coming from the rear tires . good luck

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  • JOHN LUGO Nov 30, 2008

    this is a safety system if you do not have basic mechanical ability please take it to a profe mechanic and get a estimate , is for your safety

  • blak01 Dec 11, 2010

    try cleaning the calipers they cud be full of dust and some times rust from everiday use.start by taking them apart and sanding them with low sand paper.

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