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My caliper broke and we are trying to replace it and put on new breaks and rotors but we cant seem to get the bottom screw to come off . it is way past stripped and idk if we will ever be able to get it off .can you PLEASE help us?

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If you mean the bottom bolt which is holding the caliper in place, and its rounded off really bad, first soak it and the area where it threads into with a good penetrating oil (WD-40, Liquid wrench), let it sit for about 2 hours, apply more oil, then clean off the head and tap it with a metal hammer several times to loosed it up. Then clamp on the biggest vise-grip wrench you can find as tight as it will go. Then remove the bolt with the vise grip. This has always worked with me.

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