Date: Sun, 26 Feb 2006 09:31:40 +0000 From: Colin Stamp <col.dustbinnospamp.plus.com> Subject: Re: Saab 9-3 - How long/difficult to change all pads/discs?
On 25 Feb 2006 18:51:26 -0800, "yaofeng" <yaofengchennospaml.com> wrote: >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 9-3. You just squash the pistons back in. The Saab workshop manual doesn't recommend a G-clamp though - it says to use water pump pliers! Cheers, Colin.