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caliper locking up

I have a CBR F3 an for sum reason the front brake caliper locks up, any idea why its been itn for a while, it locks up an after i let it sit for a while a go back its able to be pushed back or forward
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Re: caliper locking up

Very possibly a bad brake hose, here's how to tell: Pump it up and get it locked, then crack the bleeder screw, if it releases immediately, you've got a bad hose, if it's still bound up, probably the caliper itself. I'm bettin on a hose though....
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