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trykon286
September 2nd, 2006, 07:32 PM
Any mechanics out there, my 87 iroc has been have problems with the front brake not realeasing, i will hit the brakes and the front stays locked up so far ive replaced calipers and rotors so i was thinkin master cylinder or porportioning valve anyone have any ideas, Im only 17 so i havent seen a lot but i know ive never seen this.

BK Artworks
September 3rd, 2006, 12:56 AM
Try replacing your hose's as it sounds like they are weak and collaping with the vacuum and not releasing. I would try this first then work up to the other two parts after all if the hoses are bad it dont matter how good the other stuff is as the hoses carry the fluid and if the pressure cant get to or from the calipers it dont do much good.

trykon286
September 4th, 2006, 08:49 PM
thanks, ill give that a try this weekend when i got it up in the air to put the new exhaust on.

trykon286
September 14th, 2006, 06:48 PM
it worked thanks alot