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[–] P8rtsUnkn0wn 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago 

Early 2000s caravan. Front passenger caliper isn't working. Replaced calipers and pads but that side still isn't working. Brake fluid level is good. Any idea?

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[–] HAESSnowflake 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago 

Did you change the flex hose on that side? If the hose is collapsed internally the caliper will not work.

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[–] theoldguy 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

In my experience, the collapsed hose will apply the brake fine, as the brake line pressure on application is high enough to force its way through, but it won't release, causing a pull to one side and uneven wear. This also applies to the ungreased slides mentioned below.

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[–] P8rtsUnkn0wn 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

Flex hose should be fine. If it was pinched, would I had been able to bleed that side?

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[–] Cat-hax 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

I had this problem, I thought it was the caliper so I replaced them, then the left side break locked up coming to a slow stop at a toll booth, I said fuck that and replaced both lines, breaks work perfectly now, after spending just about 1000$ on replacing the calipers twice over a 15$ line. Sigh.

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[–] P8rtsUnkn0wn 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

...I've done pads on this a few times now & I don't think that applies to this vehicle. Thanks for the thought though!

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[–] P8rtsUnkn0wn 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

I did rear springs, pads, and rear cylinders the same time as the calipers. I do recall a set being worse off than the other...it's why I did new cylinders. It's a place to start for sure. Thanks!