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I have a intermitant front brake problem,when driving in stop start traffic after while front brakes overheat and jam on ,can be either side, have to park up for an hour til they cool off when cool they free up

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  • beverett144 Mar 20, 2011

    tried releasing pressure to no avail forced pad open,wheel spun freely,pumped brake again wheel solid again,would not spin again free until all was cool again,please help doing my nut with this one,

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This usually happens when the calipers or the rubber lines are bad also the bolts that hold the caliper have to slide freely and they tend to rust but is not when they cool off that releases but when the pressure flows back is the rubber line more like

Posted on Mar 20, 2011

Testimonial: "sounds very feasible i tried letting pressure off by opening bleed screw when wheel was locked on and still hot,just a dribble of fluid still locked "

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