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The car was hit on the passenger side but is driveable. When you brake, the passenger front caliper seizes up and has heavy wear on the pads. I have replaced the caliper, the disk, the pads and even the support bracket, nothing stops this. The driver side hardly wears at all, but when I step on the brakes it does clamp down. What's left?

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This would nrmally be caused by the pressure in the caliper not being released when the brake pressure is released, try draining your brake fluid completely, and replacing with new fluid, also check for any small leaks on the drivers side brakes.....
TIP.......when replacing brake pads and calipers, both sides should be replaced....
hope this was helpfull

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