Date: Sun, 26 Feb 2006 10:51:27 -0000
From: "M Cuthill" <moray_dot_cuthillnospamme.uk>
Subject: Re: Saab 9-3 - How long/difficult to change all pads/discs?


"yaofeng" <yaofengchennospaml.com> wrote in message news:1140922286.699444.49690nospam2000cwa.googlegroups.com... > Standard procedure doesn't necessarily apply to SAAB. First of all > SAAB has all disc brakes. Secondly, the SAAB rear disc brake caliper > has a screw which you back out to loosen the pads. You cannot use a > c-clamp to compress the piston, It will ruin the caliper if you do. Not on a 93 it doesn't. It just has a standard non sliding two pot caliper. The handbrake is done by using two brake shoes in the drum machined in the centre of the rear discs. *** Free account sponsored by SecureIX.com *** *** Encrypt your Internet usage with a free VPN account from http://www.SecureIX.com ***

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