WHY DOES THE PASSENGER REAR BRAKE LOCK UP ?

  • Tiny
  • christophersxxx
  • 1995 GMC Sierra

Why does the passenger rear brake lock up?

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013 AT 1:53 AM

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  • Jacobandnickolas
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Check adjustment, check for a leaking wheel cylinder, check for axle seal leaks.

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Tuesday, March 19th, 2013 AT 2:01 AM
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No leaks, only way to unlock it was to back off the adjuster but it keeps adjusting to lock up when I drive.

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Tuesday, March 19th, 2013 AT 3:17 AM
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  • Jacobandnickolas
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Is it adjusting till it locks? Are all springs on the adjuster?

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Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 AT 12:56 AM
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I had changed out a leaking cylinder and bled the brakes like normal. This was a month ago. After reading a manual on bleeding it after I change a wheel cylinder it told me I need to bleed the abs also. It has the ehcu 4-wheel abs system. Now what do I do?

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Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 AT 1:33 AM
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Can you bleed the ABS?

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Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 AT 1:44 AM
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How do I bleed the abs/ehcu?

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Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 AT 2:53 AM

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