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Re: [Shop-talk] Sticky brake

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Subject: Re: [Shop-talk] Sticky brake
From: "gordies garage" <>
Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2013 06:24:53 -0500 s=q20121106; t=1360668252; bh=adz++1knsejdQ3XzpZANiRbWYUCY0PnSa1l0JNUMkdg=; h=Received:Received:Message-ID:Reply-To:From:To:Subject:Date: MIME-Version:Content-Type; b=nd6FNVgcmP5IQcYwCrNBiqCwwUpbu/EP7Fcb8ImL1ZK705VQhZzpWQ/ZEwy/gHqwP 2mx+MZszKxfODM2iAvxaU/jnvItm3Mi1Env5zNc40IVNatKEBsMMON0gMiCGviDaFx bcz4RpOIQm5tio6iPj266ExnPWK2nXvpu+zOguke85QNv8DnMk7Va9QAKvFRtquVA6 7E5T6hm49vFDOU37NMa+MamOxTBp6brvDFO4sWK1/M1MrSoYLzk6bYv0MslX611ZKE QfFalqfRSUiltVfBwKFmKtPq6YX8yIqk5GST+VVlPKa+xaztf6Mg3K6H+B1kd5fmXN ag89WPLYZ/C5w==
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With sufficient water in the brake system, it is possible that it freezes in 
the caliper just enough to seize your pads.
When was the last time you did a brake fluid flush?


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Sent: Tuesday, February 12, 2013 5:26 AM
To: <shop-talk@Autox.Team.Net>
Subject: Re: [Shop-talk] Sticky brake

> David writes...
>> But I thought Eric said the cable wasn't the problem on his Spyder?
> When the brake is frozen, I can move the handle up and down w/out
> resistance.  I would image that if the cable as frozen, the hand brake
> lever wouldn't move.
> I was able to free it up by gently prying the brake pad away from the
> rotor this last time when the brake was frozen.
> Thanks again for all the help.  I'm still considering the new cable as a
> "try it" method.
> Eric P
> "Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a rational
> being are trenched on, die on the first inch of your territory." Ralph
> Waldo Emerson

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