2004 Dodge Neon squeals when it rains?

Tiny
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  • 2004 DODGE NEON
  • 120,000 MILES
Every time it rains, there's an awful squealing coming from the rear, followed by a burning smell. I suspect the rear wheel may be locking then releasing. Does anyone have any suggestions?
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Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011 AT 9:28 PM

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Tiny
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Check the rear brakes. Check for discoloration of the drums or discs. Check for a shiny, glazed finish on the pads or shoes. If any of these are present, replace the pads/shoes and affected drum/rotor.

If you have rear disc brakes, make sure the dust boots are properly installed on the calipers.
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Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011 AT 9:36 PM
Tiny
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See my other answer.
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