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Old 07 Feb 2016, 01:12 pm
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I just changed the front brake pads. The left side had about half the pad left. The other side was bare. I'm assuming the right side caliper is sticking. The car pulls to the right even though I 've recently had it aligned. Could this be related
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Old 07 Feb 2016, 01:23 pm
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There are 2 pads on each side - were both right side pads bare or one bare and one half worn? Could be a pad hanging up. If both are bare, could be a hanging caliper.
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Old 07 Feb 2016, 01:35 pm
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Either the caliper is sticking or the brake hose could be collapsing on you. Make sure you clean and lube the caliper guide pins too.
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Old 07 Feb 2016, 04:12 pm
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Could that make the car pull to the right
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Old 07 Feb 2016, 04:23 pm
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Could that make the car pull to the right
a sticking caliper or bad brake hose will most definitely make the vehicle pull to which ever side has the good working brake.
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