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2006 Acura RSX Question: why right front brake locking



, Theodore, AL, July 17, 2011, 09:48

right front brake locked up. took to rpair shop, said caliper was locked, rcommended both to be replaced, and after 400.00 and only driving 3 miles away, same right front locked. car back in reair shop, but I was charged for a repair that was not the problem....any ideas?

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    July 17, 2011, 15:32

    Yes, check your rubber brake lines, they may be old and clogged and not releasing the fluid. And file a complaint with the State govt consumer division about the shop that 'guessed wrong'.

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    , July 20, 2011, 10:02

    rubber brake line was replaced, and mechanic tested car, same exact thing, drove around te block, and right front brake locked-up again. The mechanic is stuck, I am broke, and my wife is without her car... I am desperate to resolve this.

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