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Brakes lock up autmatically

I own a 1991 honda civic , it had been sitting for a while, I got the brakes redone because were locked due to sitting, after getting brakes redone , they still tend 2 lock up a little bit, i was told that on these civics there is a main box tht all the lines run 2, when it happens i take of the brake fluid cap and pump the brakes, and that seems 2 work but only for little while , then i just repeat.

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Try bleeding the entire brake system and I would recommend using fresh brake fluid. Do the front brakes or rear brakes lock up? Perhaps the front calipers need to be worn in a bit since the car has been sitting for a while or the rear wheel cylinders need to be worn in as well. Parts tend to dry up when not used on a regular basis.

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