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Re: Binding brakes that were fitted 3 weeks ago

It could be the caliper pins are corroded and were not greased before refitting, or it could be the caliper piston or seals getting corrosion or sticky with age. Perhaps the latter problem wasn't so apparent at the time of the brake work if its an on/off type of problem. Was it done at a fast-fit centre with a full brake report or at a general workshop garage where the mechanics just do the job as instructed ie change pads & discs ?

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