replaced rear bearings on 2002 Focus, now brakes not completely releasing, hot, ABS light on

Asked by May 27, 2014 at 07:56 PM about the 2002 Ford Focus SE Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

replaced rear wheel bearings on 2002 Focus, now brakes not completely releasing, get
hot and the ABS light is on, Also was on when bearing went out.

3 Answers

16,975

Home done brake jobs need to stay with an experienced d.i.y. because you put other people at risk when you have no idea what you are doing. No advice from me.

254,495

Sounds like the parking brake is stuck on. You'll have to get back under the car or have someone else with more experience fix it for you.

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16,975

I'm glad you didn't walk him through anything;bad brake job by newbie d.i.y. = road kills ahead

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

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