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I cant get the rear brake piston to go back in I know it has something to do with the ebrake HELP

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  • fulltimer5er Aug 01, 2010

    Hit on the head first try great people. Jim



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There is a special factory tool to do this, but what needs to happen is this, as you compress the piston you must turn it clockwise, this is what resets the parking brake mechanism, how you can make this happen depends on what tools you have, but a big flat blade screwdriver with a real thick blade end will work and give the turning and pressure you need to get the piston reset into the caliper.

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  • fulltimer5er Aug 01, 2010

    Thank you so much I knew this was how it worked I just forgot you had to push as you turned thank you again. Jim



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