Question about 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

All four brakes lock-up

I just put all new brake pads and new front rotors on my 2001 jeep grand cherokee and now after they warm up all four brakes lock up. can you tell me what the problem is? could it be the master cylinder?



thanks marty

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 434 Answers

Could be the master cylinder or proportioning valve

Posted on Jun 24, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this 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.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Brake replacement


go to rockauto.com and look up the brake part numbers for each. If the part numbers are the same, then they're interchangeable. If not, then no

Sep 25, 2017 | 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2 Answers

My 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4.7 V-8 shakes something awful sometimes when I brake at speeds of 50mph+. It then starts to wobble and doesn`t brake good when that is happening. What is causing this to happen...


JoeYuma, find a journeyman mechanic and tell him your rotors are warped and watch him replace them. As it is 10 and who knows how many miles are on it; while you are in there put new calipers and pads in it too and take a gander at the rear brakes as well.

Do they still have a "boys town" south of the border down there?

Jul 05, 2011 | 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

2001 jeep grand cherokee driver side rear brake locked up. replaced brake pads and rotor. wheel still getting hot but not locked. could it be the parking brake?


it could be,, check the brake line going to the brake and see if it has play ,, also, it could be the caliper isn't flowing , once they get overheated the grease in them ( the slide pins) tend to get stuck ,, pull the caliper apart and clean all the old grease of and re lube them

May 13, 2011 | 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

The brakes on my 2001 Cherokee experience oscillation when applied, but they otherwise work. Any ideas?


The brake rotors are warped. Brake rotors are the piece of metal that the brake pads press up against to stop the car. Sometimes these warp from heat.

Feb 21, 2011 | 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

Brake shutter on 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee - new rotors and pads


You got shutter ......do you mean shudder when braking and if so the problem with your brakes are that the pads dont work well with the rotors (dont care what the makers say) just see if you can get your self a set of PRIME disc pads and fit them to the front and make sure that the whole unit are bolted on tight and no movement in wheel bearings....

Sep 24, 2009 | 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

Replacing front rotors and pads 2006 grand cherokee


Why would you put tape on the rotors when doing brakes? Once calipers are removed, rotors come right off. Never saw any seal on rotors and don't know what a seal would do there....Unless it's put there on assembly line to keep rotor from falling off? I wouldn't be concerned.

Aug 13, 2009 | 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee

3 Answers

I think my front rotors are warped!


it depends on if there is enough metal to have them turn. often right out of the box they need to be machined. you can often pick up a set at a junk yard and have them turned.

hard to say which is cheaper as i'm uncertain of the cost of new rotors.

Mar 02, 2009 | 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Not finding what you are looking for?
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Logo

314 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Jeep Experts

Marvin
Marvin

Level 3 Expert

82322 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22382 Answers

Ronny Bennett Sr.
Ronny Bennett Sr.

Level 3 Expert

6927 Answers

Are you a Jeep Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...