why do front passenger side brakes lock up?

Asked by Nov 15, 2015 at 11:41 AM about the 2001 Toyota Corolla S

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Front passenger side brake locks up intermittently. open bleeder valve to release the pressure and go. may do it again  next time you brake or might not . caliper and brake hose have been replaced. this is on a 2001 Toyota corolla.

2 Answers

82,845

I would suspect the anti-lock brake system.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

I dunno 'bout that FoR. Maybe... but larcook50 does it lock up when you apply brakes or just randomly on road? I would say bad caliper but you have that covered. Real mystery and highly unusual. larcook50 any other information you can give us?

3 of 3 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Toyota Corolla Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    2,510
  • #2
    tenspeed
    Reputation
    1,850
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    1,810
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Camry
964 Great Deals out of 91,227 listings starting at $300
Used Honda Civic
708 Great Deals out of 65,185 listings starting at $999
Used Honda Accord
1,111 Great Deals out of 66,548 listings starting at $561
Used Toyota RAV4
784 Great Deals out of 51,344 listings starting at $1,195
Used Nissan Altima
1,104 Great Deals out of 79,291 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Sentra
737 Great Deals out of 52,386 listings starting at $600
Used Hyundai Elantra
620 Great Deals out of 51,680 listings starting at $1,780
Used Toyota Tacoma
667 Great Deals out of 46,336 listings starting at $2,700
Used Toyota Prius
348 Great Deals out of 16,508 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda CR-V
749 Great Deals out of 60,319 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota Yaris
59 Great Deals out of 2,971 listings starting at $2,200
Used Hyundai Sonata
835 Great Deals out of 55,101 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford Focus
759 Great Deals out of 57,655 listings starting at $1,150

Used Cars For Sale

2016 Toyota Corolla S For Sale
25 Great Deals out of 937 listings starting at $9,500
2015 Toyota Corolla S For Sale
37 Great Deals out of 859 listings starting at $8,900
2014 Toyota Corolla S For Sale
23 Great Deals out of 578 listings starting at $8,240

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.