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1997 GMC Suburban 1500 Question: My rear brakes locked up on my 1997 chevy suburban

 

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Visitor, 5.7L V8, Littlefield, TX, November 23, 2010, 20:59

What would make the rear brakes lock up on my 1997 chevy suburban?

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    DaveJHM November 23, 2010, 22:29
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    Assuming you have rear drum brakes, you could have wheel cylinder issues, adjuster issues, hardware issues, axle seal oil leaks... A good inspection - soon - is in order.

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    delane 72 garage and body shop November 24, 2010, 14:53
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    does it have hub brakes on rear wheel cylinder probley leaking shoes are soaked with fliud replace wheel cylinder and shoes clean every thang with brake cleaner

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