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New Breaks Knocking...

When i replaced the front break pads 2 spacers fell out of each side and i have no clue how to put them back in.. there for the breaks are makeing a knocking noise and when i use the breaks my car chugs

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The knocking noise is caused by the pads walking. the shims that fell out go 1 ontop and 1 on bottom.you will have to take the caliper back off that is the 2 14mm. bolts one is longer than the other so pay close attention .once removed the spacers should half should slide on the knuckle assembly 1 up 1 down .then slide caliper back over. thanks!

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