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Author Topic: front brakes locking on my 1974 winnebago chieftain Dodge Chassis  (Read 54 times)

Offline dsingleton

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  • Posts: 1
  • Member since: 2019
  • I own: a Motor Home
  • Year: 1974
  • Make: Winnebago
  • Model: Chieftian
  • Chassis: Dodge
  • Engine: 440
My front disk brakes are locking up, I adjusted my rear brakes and bleed the system now my front brakes are locking up. I then pulled my metering valve and cleaned it up. still locking up as soon as i start it up and step on the brakes they lock up and don't release. any help is appreciated.

Offline Rickf1985

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  • Posts: 5426
  • Member since: 2013
  • I own: a Motor Home
  • Year: 1989
  • Make: Winnebago
  • Model: Chieftain
  • Chassis: Chevy
  • Engine: 454
Re: front brakes locking on my 1974 winnebago chieftain Dodge Chassis
« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2019, 07:25 PM »
Either master cylinder not clearing the port on release or more likely the front rubber brake lines need to be replaced. Probably would not hurt to replace the front calipers also.

 

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