Have replaced left brake but after a couple of days the brake pad locks up, need to know why?

Asked by Mar 07, 2012 at 03:34 PM about the 2005 Chevrolet Equinox

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

brake freezes up.

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check your rubber hose to caliper. If it is kinked or anything doesn't let the brake fluid return the flow it will stay depressed and wear out and or lock up your brakes

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