Ford Explorer Problems

Front Brake May Stick, Bind, or Grab on Ford Explorer

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The front brakes may stick, bind, or grab. This can happen when the front brake caliper pins become corroded. Cleaning or replacing the caliper pins will be necessary to correct this problem.

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Ford Explorer Vehicles With This Problem

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Average mileage: 128,066 (15,200–189,000)
4 model years affected: 1991, 1992, 1993, 2014
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Dealer recommended a fix (at $89 per axle). I was not happy with the situation since there are so few miles on the car because I was told it is not under warranty. If this is a known problem with Ford, why will they not stand behind it?
Front brakes lock up, replaced brake pads 3 times only to find out the problem was worn out caliper pins, but do to heat caused by the brakes being locked the calipers had to be replaced as well...