answersLogoWhite

Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2007-01-01 23:48:02

It's possible that the self adjuster is installed backward.

001
🙏
0
🤨
0
😮
0
😂
0
User Avatar

Your Answer

Still Have Questions?

Related Questions

What is self locking brake?

brake and tire


Where self locking brake is used?

in wheelchairs


How can you reverse a caravan uphill without locking the brake?

why do the breaks lock?


Service bulletin 2004 caravans rear brake shoes locking up?

Has anyone had an experience with the rear wheels locking up due to the service bulletin issued by Chrysler, asking the dealer to replace rear brake cylinders + rear brake drums + rear brake shoes + brake springs etc... ????? Thanks mariobros


Why is your brake fluid dissapering and there are no leakes detected any where?

The brake fluid level will gradually go down as the brake pads , brake shoes wear


Why are the rear disc brakes locking up on a 2000 blazer just installed new brake pads?

There a number of possible reasons why rear Êdisc brakes are locking up on a 2000 blazer with new installed brake pads. This may be due to twist in the brake discs or low level of the brake fluid.Ê


Is it normal for brake fluid level to drop a little sometimes?

The brake fluid level gradually goes down as the brake pads , brake shoes wear


What is a brake dimmer?

A device to gradually dim the brake lights after they are held on for over a set period of time.


My front disk brakes are locking up what do i do MTB?

buy a new disk brake


What it the correct method of applying your foot brake?

you just put your RIGHT foot on the brake pedel and slowly and gradually press it in


My Back brakes keep locking up?

Drum brake? Broken return spring? Bad self-adjuster? Parking brake not adjusted properly? Disc Brake? Frozen caliper? Parking brake not adjusted properly?


Why does your car go forward when brake is pushed?

Possibly, worn brake pads, or low brake fluid. Air in the brake pipes is another likely cause.


What is anti locking brake in cars?

if you slam on the brakes hard then the wheels dont lock up


How do you replace the front wheel bearings on a 1997 Ford F150 4x4?

remove wheels.remove brake calipers, remove 4x4 locking hub.with special socket remove axle locking nut. brake rotor will the slide off enabling you to change bearings


Why are your brakes locking on your Peugeot 106?

They aren't, however if they are locking on your 106 then the 1st thing to do is to check your tyre's have plenty of tread, and that they are good quality tyres.If the car has ABS there is a bigger problem.If its the rear locking up before the front it may be due to the brake bias valve needing adjusting.Of course your brakes will lock on ice or other slippery surfaces, so dont brake hard and gradually increase the braking force.------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Having too much pressure (air) in your tyres can also be a cause, as there will be less of the tyre in contact with the road.If the brakes are locking when the car has been parked for a while, it is usually the rear brakes sticking. This can be resolved by rocking it backwards and forwards, either manually or by using first and reverse gears.I have also known the friction linings to come off the the rear brake shoes and jam/lock the rear wheels. This requires the rear wheels and brake drums to be removed and new brake shoes fitted.


What is a sentence with brake?

The conductor would not release the brake handle. When the student driver hit the brake, the rest of us flew forward in our seats.


Why do my front brakes keep locking up on a 1984 Dodge pickup?

it is possible that your brake hoses are bad and soft not letting the brake fluid back out of your calipers


What would cause no forward movement in drive?

your park brake


The car will not go backward or forward?

Then remove the parking brake........


What does it mean when rear wheels are squeeking but not when brake is applied not sure how to check is calliper is locking up?

its your worning clip time to change your brake pads drive safe


What cause the rear wheels to keep locking up?

Rear brake cylinders or calibers are corroded and need to be replaced. Also drain the replace all brake fluid.


Renault 5 campus brake seized rear wheel?

Mine weren't quite seized but locking up when cold and squeaking. This was the brake cylinders sticking and not closing up enough when releasing the brake pedal.


What is the valve for on your Mazda E2200 rear brake line?

the valve on the rear brake line is to limit brake force on the rear ie.loaded full pressure,empty reduced pressure to stop the rear brakes locking.


The front brakes are locking up on a 1989 Toyota Cressida after replacing calipers and master cylinoid?

Sounds like air in the brake lines or power steering fluid in the brake system instead of brake fluid.


What are the causes of brakes locking up on 91 Chevy 4x4 half ton?

Axel seals leaking grease on the brake shoes. Wheel cylinders leaking brake fluid. To much brake dust in the drums.


Still have questions?