Question about 2001 Ford Taurus
The driver's side wheel turns freely and the front wheels work just fine. It has been in the 20s temperture wise for the last 3 days and I think that something might be frozen? Any guesses as to what, and how to get it unfrozen so I can go to Christmas?
Sounds like you left the handbrake on in very low temperatures and the moisture has frozen the shoes to the brake drum .....can you get vehicle into a garage to warm up?? if not use a can of de,icer and spray the rear of the wheel not the front and hopefully some will enter the drum and release it.Do you have a blowtorch for plumbing ,if so gently try warming the drum up slowly as this can cause the drum to crack if not done right.Have you tried going in reverse ???this often frees a frozen brake especially in conjuction with a spray of de.icer
Posted on Dec 23, 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:
Oct 25, 2016 | Cars & Trucks
Dec 10, 2013 | 2000 Chrysler Concorde
Jan 27, 2013 | 1991 Dodge Dynasty
Nov 18, 2012 | Cars & Trucks
Aug 23, 2012 | 2001 Kia Spectra
Jul 14, 2012 | Cars & Trucks
Jun 21, 2011 | 2005 Kia Sorento
Feb 15, 2010 | 2002 Audi A4
Oct 13, 2009 | 1989 Saab 900 4 Door
May 25, 2009 | 2003 Chevrolet Malibu
169 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: