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post #1 of 6 Old 04-29-2011, 01:17 PM Thread Starter
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pulling hard!!!

I was wondering what the problem would be if when i press the breaks my truck pulls to the right really bad.
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Checked your info page - 1999 Regular cab/longbox - Just wanted to see what truck we are talking about.

These are my thoughts. This is just me, but if it's pulling that hard, I would think it's up front.

Could be a sticky caliper on the left not applying the proper braking.
Could be your pads. Maybe one side is worn more than the other.


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Most likey the left caliper is sticking and not contributing to breaking force and causing your pull.

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check your slideing pins on your calipers

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check your slideing pins on your calipers
I agree. Every Ford I owned prior to about 1990 had this same issue of jerking to the right when hard on the brakes and that was the issue probably half of the cases.
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sweet thanks guys for the info
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