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The caliper bolt hole is stripped, i tried to rethread it but the whole is stripped wider than the actual bolt, what do i do?

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Purchase an insert! You will have to drill the hole and then thred it and then screw in the insert that is sized to you bolt. Get a good quality one! $3-$5

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