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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anti-lock_braking_system

An anti-lock braking system or anti-skid braking system (ABS) is an automobile safety system ... Since initial widespread use in production cars, anti-lock braking systems ... This causes the valve to open, allowing a small amount of brake fluid to .... Some anti-lock systems can apply or release braking pressure 15 times per  ...

www.popularmechanics.com/cars/how-to/a3238/how-to-fix-your-sticky-brakes-15146608

Feb 26, 2013 ... Eventually the car won't move because the brakes are locked up, ... piston might be dragging, causing friction that cooks the brake fluid ... You'll have peace of mind knowing that brake problem won't come back any time soon.

auto.howstuffworks.com/auto-parts/brakes/brake-problems/brakes-lock.htm

If you're driving a vehicle that does not have ABS brakes, as soon as you feel the ... Pumping requires pushing and releasing the brake pedal multiple times in quick ... Some of the brake issues that can cause ABS brakes to lock up include bad ...

www.carparts.com/brakes.htm

Air can compress, which causes a sponginess to the pedal and severely reduced ... amount of time you need to fill it and never leave a can of brake fluid uncovered. ... Newer cars use the antilock brake hardware and the onboard computer to ...

thenewswheel.com/what-to-do-if-your-cars-brakes-lock-up-while-driving

Nov 14, 2016 ... Read this important guide on how to drive when your brakes lock up. Be prepared for the worst in case your vehicle can't bake. ... How to Respond When Your Brakes Seize. If your car's bakes lock up, remain calm; panicking will cause you to react erratically. ... Continue steering the whole time. If you're in a ...

www.yourmechanic.com/article/is-it-safe-to-drive-with-a-stuck-caliper

Dec 31, 2015 ... Driving with a stuck caliper can create stress on the transmission, causing it ... One cause for a stuck caliper is if the brake pad shims get caught, ... Calipers should last the life of your vehicle if you replace the pads on a regular basis. ... can be difficult because the brake will be slightly depressed at all times.

www.fillingstation.com/articles/brakelockingproblems.htm

Other times the locking can be so severe that the vehicle cannot be moved in any ... Bent brake shoes or brake shoe anchor plates can cause a sticking problem.

mgaguru.com/mgtech/brakes/bt101.htm

Aug 12, 2003 ... >"I took it out again and came back to the garage and jacked the car up ... and the wheels were almost locked down by the brakes shoes at that time. ... Another problem that can cause rear brakes to drag or lock is a sticky pull ...

www.vehicleservicepros.com/on-the-vehicle/under-vehicle/brakes/article/10747441/how-to-diagnose-vehicle-brake-lock-up-and-tools-to-use-to-fix-the-brake-problem

Over time it attacks the rubber seals, and tiny passages may become ... On the Mazda described earlier, the collapsed brake hose caused pressure on the left ...

mechanics.stackexchange.com/questions/9413/brakes-locking-up-while-driving

Apr 10, 2014 ... On my may to work I noticed my car wasn't accelerating as usual; it had ... A dozen times or so, and your brake pedal will become quite hard, and the ... I don't understand why a switch would cause the problem but a guy at a ...