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Rear brake lock up-DANGEROUS

My 2002 SL 2 has 112,000 miles and for the first few touches on the brake petal the rear brakes will sometimes lock up ( they do not both necessarily lock up at he same time). There is also a slight metallic clunking sound. Once a mile or so down the road no noise and no lock up problems. Have had 2 shops look for the problem. No hang ups or problems seen. The shoes have some wear but arte not close to needing to be replaced.
This problem put me in the ditch at 20 mph and cost $1600.00 in damage to the car!

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  • johnfrank278 Feb 15, 2009

    Absolutely wrong solution. My 2002 Saturn SL2 does not have the ABS. Are there any other likeley solutions?

  • johnfrank278 Feb 15, 2009

    Absolutely wrong solution. My 2002 Saturn SL2 does not have the ABS. Are there any other likely solutions?

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