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Date: Sun, 19 Sep 2004 01:56:35 GMT
From: "Oscar" <>
Subject: Re: Saab 9000 brakes and turbo

Okay, I'm feeling really dumb here, but now that the brakes are done, my emergency brake doesn't work anymore. I'm sure it's just an adjustment, but how to do it??? That is really the question, is it not? Dan "Fred W." <Fred.Willsnospamove this to reply to'> wrote in message > > "Fritz001k" <> wrote in message > news:UsL2d.5107$ >> Just did all the brakes on my 92 9000. Keep your C clamp handy for the >> front brakes. Dont know why or who designed these things with two > different >> ways of compressing the calipers. Some bored engineer probably thought it >> would be "funny' !! > > It's pretty simple, I guess. The fronts don't have the emergency brake > feature that the backs do. That is what the screw on the back ones > accomodates. The fronts have hydraulic actuation only, so you nbeed to > push > them back with the beloved "big C-clamp". > > -Fred W > >

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