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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old 18th May 2006
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Originally Posted by Oilyrag
The above thread only applies to broken rear calipers, which when broken do not seize on but will not go on.
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Well, fixed it! It was the release spring of the handbrake cable as it was clogged and would not release the pads off the disc as well as just a general build up of crap in the brakes. Bit of a clean (including a whack with a hammer!) and a drop of copper lube, all tip top. Actually made a difference to the MPG afterwards! Must of been sticking badly!
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