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Left rear tire just seized up. the rest of the jeep wants to move but would go no were because of the left tire. after about 4.5 to 5 rpm it popped and now everything seems to be working normal. does anyone know what would cause this and what can i do to get it fixed

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Sounds like something is going on with the brakes especially if they are drum brakes,would remove wheel and check,if they are drum brakes check the adjustment,they could be too tight and when they start getting hot they expand and could have caused your problem

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