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Pulls to the right when brakeing?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by weisel, May 10, 2002.

  1. weisel

    weisel 1/2 ton status

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    Where would the problem be? I also slammed on the brakes and all but the right front locked up. It seems that this is the wheel with the problem, but what is causing it?
     
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    It sounds like a stuck caliper or junk in the caliper...mike
     
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    i agree with NoSmog73 its sounds to me like junk in the caliper i some how got a really hard piece of mud lodged in there and i ended up having to take off the wheel and scrape off the mud with a chizel i neve knew mud got that hard i thought a rock was in there at first my 2c
    -scott
     
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    ok, going to go pull it right now and clean her up. thanks.
     
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    Bingo! That was the problem. the right works so well now that it showed up the left and now it pulls that way! Guess I better pull that side also. Thanks guys.
     
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    LMAO ....Cool beans glad it worked and was a cheap fix...mike
     
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    <font color=blue>Make sure the sliders are working. If the sliders don't slide, it'll do the same thing.
     

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