Date: Fri, 19 Nov 2004 18:14:35 GMT
From: "Gizzmo" <gizzmo.xyz.nospamherenospamorld.com>
Subject: Re: handbrake 1990 saab 9000


Hi, I've got a nice diagram that came with my last caliper - it shows where everything is - if you drop me an email I'll scan the single A4 page in and send it. Remove the 'nospamhere' bit from the reply address. "Mr.Nice." <mr.nicenospampam*clara.co.uk> wrote in message news:b09np0pu16svn6vn9fveua88mgg80omc1jnospamcom... > On 17 Nov 2004 17:26:08 GMT, Dave Hinz <DaveHinznospamcop.net> wrote: > >>On Wed, 17 Nov 2004 17:14:38 +0000, Grunff <grunffnospam.com> wrote: >>> >>> The caliper adjusters are hidden behind a (14mm?) bolt on the inboard >>> face of each caliper. >> >>13mm, I am almost positive. >> >>> It is essential that you follow the procedure - getting the brakes to >>> work correctly is almost impossible if you do things out of sequence. >> >>Yes. The bolt that covers the adjustment screw comes out like a >>normal bolt, and don't force anything. Don't lose the copper washer >>that is on that cover-bolt, or water will get in and make the next >>replacement a replacement of the whole caliper. >> >>Not a time-consuming job, though, but you do need that allen wrench. >> >>Dave > > I've looked on the website and I think I recall seeing the cover below > which is the 4mm allen-key bolt. but I don't remember seeing anything > on this 14mm (or 13mm) cover that will help me remove it, the plug > blocking the hole seemed recessed with no slot for a screwdriver and > no obvious way of getting it off, either I was looking at the wrong > thing or I'm not understanding how it is removed. > > > Regards. > Mark.(AKA, Mr.Nice.) > -- > ___________________________________________________________ > "Photography to the amateur is recreation, > to the professional it is work, and hard work too, > no matter how pleasurable it may be" - Edward Weston. > www.markvarleyphoto.co.uk - http://groups.yahoo.com/group/markvarleyphoto > ___________________________________________________________ > > > > ................................................................ > Posted via TITANnews - Uncensored Newsgroups Access > >>>> at http://www.TitanNews.com <<<< > -=Every Newsgroup - Anonymous, UNCENSORED, BROADBAND Downloads=- >

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