WHY DO MY FRONT BRAKES LOCK UP WHEN THEY GET HOT...

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 1991 Buick Century
  • 115,000 miles

Why do my front brakes lock up when they get hot? We have already replaced brakes, rotors, wheel calipers, and hoses

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 AT 2:24 AM

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  • Tiny
  • caradiodoc
  • Expert
  • 24,978 posts

Next time they lock up, loosen the steel lines at the master cylinder. If they release, suspect the brake fluid is contaminated with a petroleum product.

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Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 AT 2:54 AM

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