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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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I have a 2000 fore escort and I had a wheel bearing go out,

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I have a 2000 fore escort and I had a wheel bearing go out, it got so hot that most of the wheel assembly melted and my son replaced it all. now the wheel is doiin the same thing getting hot, grabbing and wont turn it take about 5 niles for this ton start do you know what he could have missed when he did the original repair
JA: Do you have power steering? Have you checked the power steering fluid?
Customer: yes no but would hat keep the rt front wheel form getting hot and not turning
JA: Are you fixing your Escort yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: he thinks that he has replaced every thing that melted and or went bad form the first episode
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: not that I know of
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

hello, my name is ***** ***** I will be glad to assist you. please allow me a couple of minutes to gather some basic info.


Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

ok, did anyone check the brake system???

it sounds like the caliper is stuck on causing the heating up condition.