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Changed rear brake pads and rotors on 2007 Mazda 3. Rear

Customer Question

Changed rear brake pads and rotors on 2007 Mazda 3. Rear wheels will not turn now like e-brake is on
JA: Do you have power steering? Have you checked the power steering fluid?
Customer: Why would power steering affect brakes Wheels will not rotate
JA: Are you fixing your Mazda2 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes, I changed rear pads and rotors and when I put the wheel on the wheel will not spin like e-brake is on
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: that should do it
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Mazda
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
I followed directions on youtube but both back wheels will not spin.
Expert:  Gary replied 8 months ago.

Welcome! My name is ***** ***** I will do my best to assist you with this problem.

Expert:  Gary replied 8 months ago.

you used a tool to screw back in the rear caliper pistons back all the way in to the bores ?

Expert:  KALAMYKID replied 8 months ago.

If you pull the rear wheels off, will the rotors turn?