83 cj7 , Changed front caliper, after a few min of driving with rotor getting hot, even new rotor locks up, wont release till cools down, what am i missing?

Asked by Sep 15, 2013 at 02:44 PM about the Jeep CJ7

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Water in the brake fluid, bad brake hoses, brake caliper slides sticky, master cylinder rod out of adjustment , just some things to check.

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thanks just ordered new brake lines, they were getting bad from sitting two yrs while i rebuilt body, thanks again

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