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Old 07-11-2013, 08:01 PM   #1
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In need of some advice

Hey guys/gals,

I'm having some issues with my 07 jk. A few weeks ago my right front started pulling pretty hard one day on the way to the beach. It slacked off a few days later but within the last couple weeks it's been progressively worse. I've tried looking up the symptoms but I'm hoping y'all can help.

Here's what's goin on... I've pulled the wheel off and the caliper is working freely but when I apply the brake it locks up and won't release. After a 25 minute drive the wheel is so hot you can't touch it. Therefore I need to get it fixed like yesterday!

What's going on? Where should I go to get it fixed if its something I can't do in my garage? (Near tampa area) thanks!

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Old 07-13-2013, 01:24 PM   #2
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Hey Jbyrder Joe here that met you at terra cia I had the whit 2012 2dr is it only pulling when you break or if you let go of the wheel and do you hear any squealing when this happens could be a bad caliper loking up on you if it only does it when breaking that needs fixed asap even if you have to go to the dealer but some of those guys in the Tampa area should be able to tell you where to go and who to trust .

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Old 07-13-2013, 07:16 PM   #3
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Yeah it was a bad caliper. We fixed it today :-) thanks
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