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Several reasons. Your rotors could be warped. Its possible the proportioning valve isn't working correctly. Try a different type brake pad material. Make sure your wheel bearings are not too loose.

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have you cleaned and lubed the caliper rails?

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One of the most overlooked tasks when performing brake maintenance is the floating pins that the caliper mounts to. Make sure they are clean and well lubricated.

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Q: Why are front brakes sticking after all hydraulics have been replaced from master cylinder down to calipers?
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