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gene, RV Mechanic
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Experience:  28 yrs exp in the industry
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I have brakes that wont release, they heat up going down the

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I have brakes that wont release, they heat up going down the road, now the pedal goes to the floor and I can feel the abs pushing back in the pedal, going to replace master cylinder tomorrow, this is on a 1999 chevy chasis
JA: Have you tried cleaning and oiling the brake pedal's pivot under the dash?
Customer: yes they move freely
JA: What is the model of your '99 RV?
Customer: it is a 1999 damon challenger chevrolet chasis, been sitting for about 6 years
JA: Are you fixing your Challenger yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I am changing out the master cylinder tomorrow, the brakes kind of pop when they release but get hot driving down the road
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: front and rear brakes both seem to not be releasing
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: RV
Expert:  eauto replied 1 year ago.

have you checked the calipers? any leaks? drum or disc in the back?