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Rear brakes on my 2004 sebring driver side gets real hot other is cool can I just back off caliper to unstick it

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That wont work ---remove and inspect the caliper for damage -pistion sticking-ripped boot //check the caliper bolt guides lube them if necessary -- check and adjust your emergency brake if needed

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