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rear brakes

Discussion in 'General Explorations!!' started by alfcapone, September 17, 2002.

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      alfcapone Active Member

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      is there an special move to "reset" the pistons in the rear brakes when changing pads on a -00 X, or is it just to push it straight in? Some cars i'v worked with you have to push and turn the piston at the same time.
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      According to my haynes manual it says that you just squeeze them using the old pads. So a straight push is ok.
       
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      Thanxx!
      Fore the quick response..then i will have new brakes in the evening.
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      ok, so then i have change on the front axel but when i've should change on the rear i found that the pads fit alright but the wear surface is smaller than the ones that was mounted?! I've must have gotten the wrong ones right? they've does'n cover the whole disk...
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