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I vote for bad caliper/rotor (archive)

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Posted by Sam on December 12, 2000 at 12:57:29:

In Reply to: Dragging brake...and mechanic dragging his ass.... posted by John Morrison on December 12, 2000 at 10:35:55:

I had the same problem with my front driver side wheel. I left the bad rotors on for a bit too long and fried my caliper as well. Check that the rotor doesn't have a deep lip to it. If so, your rotor and caliper may need to be replaced.

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