car creeps when foot is on the brakes

Asked by Apr 08, 2010 at 08:13 PM about the 1989 Honda Accord LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

when stopped at a red light on a down incline the car creeps with the brakes fully applied

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65

Have you had the brakes replaced? If not they may need to be replaced Have you checked the brake fluid? It may need some fluid, is there any fluid leeks notice under you car?

185

Check for brake fluid leaks, do a brake flush/bleed. You should be fine

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