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I'll try both of those techniques. It's been a crazy month and I just haven't had the time to stop and install the new set. I can't wait until the holidays are over.
Just make sure you keep this thread updated. I'm very curious to know if I was right. lol
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I certainly will.
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So today I had the front wheels off to replace the wheel studs (a separate issue) and I figured I would give it another go with the brakes. Turns out I must not have had the pistons pushed all the way back into the calipers because when I gave them hell today, everything fit perfectly. I did the break in stops and so far I can notice a HUGE difference in the stopping power. I have yet to install the rear rotors and pads but I am looking forward to it. I wish I had pictures of the install for you guys but it was starting to snow and I was fighting sunset. Thanks again for the help!
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[QUOTE=HOOAHHemi;1281722]So today I had the front wheels off to replace the wheel studs (a separate issue) and I figured I would give it another go with the brakes. Turns out I must not have had the pistons pushed all the way back into the calipers because when I gave them hell today, everything fit perfectly. I did the break in stops and so far I can notice a HUGE difference in the stopping power. I have yet to install the rear rotors and pads but I am looking forward to it. I wish I had pictures of the install for you guys but it was starting to snow and I was fighting sunset. Thanks again for the help![/QUOTE

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For the rear... dont forget to loseen the parking brake pads before trying to remove the rotors or they will not come off... on the inside off the rear rotor assembly there is a rubber gromet that you have to remove in order to turn loose the parking brake screw... on one side the gromet is on the lower part off the assembly and on the other side its higher.... hope this helps you... sorry for the mistake im french lol can you tell ahaha
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Yes! That's good news! Congrats!
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Thanks for the tip on the rear. I haven't had a chance to do the rears yet because of the weather here in Philadelphia but I will remember that and post again about the install on the rears. Front breaks are doing great, a recognizable difference.
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