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I think i have problems with the breaks but i want to kno if i'm right or not before i spend money, i car start properly but when i speed at 30mph and i stop after that doesnt want to speed anymore, like stops.

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If the engine has the power its possible you have a caliper thats sticking best thing to do is jack up the front end on both side set parking brake & put jack stands under it to support it get in it start it put in gear hit brakes release try the gas peddle if it doesn't wanta go then its a sticky caliper this is all you can do yourself before spending money to have someone do it

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Please restate your problem....not clear what your asking

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