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I'm having difficulty compressing the piston into the calliper on my rear brakes

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Just incase you didn't already know, some pistons turn clockwise to go back in and others can be pushed in if you remove brake cylinder cap and use big C-clamp and a block of wood can also help. Sometimes slower is better when pushing the pistons back in. I usually remove master cylinder cap and slowly push in or turn in.

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