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Old 07-07-2006, 10:32 PM
Craig
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Originally Posted by Paul Miller
The other day my wife came home in the car (same benz) and about 5 minutes after she parked it I began wetting down the car to wash it. I sprayed the front wheels and the rotors steamed and sizzled because they were so hot. Is that normal?
I just noticed that part of the post. That doesn't sound right unless the car was being driven pretty hard. It's possible a front caliper is dragging, but that should only affect one wheel. You may want to try jacking up the wheel and seeing if it turns freely right after the car has been driven. If both wheels are dragging, it could be an issue with the master cylinder.
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