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My rear caliper wont screw back on my 2000 jetta. turned clockwise for about 30 min. then turned counterclockwise and it extended completely out and now cant get it to collapse.

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Go to autozone they have the part and you can rent one for free

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There is special tool to screw back the caliper.s piston.The tool turn and push on one time.This is because your hand brake is on a caliper.

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You need to push the piston in as you turn it clockwise. Sometimes you have to use a c-clamp to press the piston in a little, then turn it a little bit, and repeat.

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