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Brakes on my 1989 oldsmobile cutlass ciera ..

My friend changed all pads and brakes front and back. Now my front brakes smells and locks the car dont go as fast like it is draging. At first he told me o i dont no then we went to auto zone because the front right pads were to the medal and the front left had half the pad .The man at auto zone said it sounds like your calber we changed it now it still does it.this man wants to change my master cilender.

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Sounds like your brake hose is broken down inside(the rubber hose between the caliper and the meatal brake line) . It will let fluid in and not let it back out acting as a 1-way check valve causing a drag and your pads to wear out early.

Good Luck.

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