I REPLACED MASTER CYLENEDR ON 88 CABROLET. BRAKES WILL NOT RELEASE COMPLETELY. I BLEAD PRESURE OFF CALAPER AND FRONT WHEEL THEN TURNS FREELY. WHEN I PRESSES BRALE PEDEL AGAIN WHEEL WAS HARD TO TURN

Asked by Jul 08, 2012 at 01:03 PM about the 1988 Volkswagen Cabriolet

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

BRAKE PROBLEM

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Check the small rubber hoses that attach to caliper. Old hoses tend to collapse and not let the fluid to freely leave the caliper. While brakes are locked up take hose loose from caliper. Brakes should free up. Hope this helps

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