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Old 10-31-2006, 04:27 PM   #11
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there is a thin metal bar on the outside that holds the caliper to the mount. you have to 'pop' it off from around the mount and the caliper should just slip right off.
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Old 10-31-2006, 04:47 PM   #12
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I have compressed the piston back into the caliper when removing them. Then that way I don't have to worry about using a 2x4 after they are off.
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