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post #121 of 125 (permalink) Old 11-08-2012, 06:45 AM
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[QUOTE=Chaotic;2380754]Rear Brake Caliper made Captive






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is the rear brake captive thing just a hole drilled and a screw set in there ? or are there a couple screws? my mechanics that go with me are about to do something mean if i don't do this mod..

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Rear Brake Caliper made Captive






Chris,
is the rear brake captive thing just a hole drilled and a screw set in there ? or are there a couple screws? my mechanics that go with me are about to do something mean if i don't do this mod..
my understanding is that is just a hole through the caliper bracket and a screw that goes into the axle adjuster to keep that bracket in place. i may have to look into this myself.
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Chris,
is the rear brake captive thing just a hole drilled and a screw set in there ? or are there a couple screws? my mechanics that go with me are about to do something mean if i don't do this mod..
there are two 180deg apart. it is just a hole tapped for a screw on both sides, pretty simple.

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we welded both mine today.. can't believe i didn't do this years ago! lol Tap and screw is a cleaner look for sure.

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Glad I stumbled across this. Thanks guys, this will make my life a LOT easier!!

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