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Brakes Rear Brakes continue to lock up

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Adjust the adjuster backwards untill it lets go on the brakes ok

Posted on Sep 01, 2008

  • tIMGASAWAY Sep 01, 2008

    check the adjusters if to tight adjust them the outhr way to losen them up also spray some wd40 or some rust buster on the springs and the adjusters try not to spray the brakes

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