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I have a 2004 r1200cl with 22,00 0miles this summer on a long road trip i changed the tires at a shop in MN. the shop apparently did not fully tighten the rear caliper. i lost one large screw and did about 500 miles with the rear caliper hangen on the front screw. i finally found it and replaced and tightened all and it seems to work fine. now the rear disc has excessive play, makes noise over bumps etc. is there a way to tighten this disc without replacing the whole thing?

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As this was hanging outt with a single hold on the alignment was shifted offten when you pressed the brakes.After drivingg forr 500 miles the damage was done as the calipers holdings acquried the excess play. So a wear out in the assembly is seen and it is best that you can replace the unit for better performance or else there can be more damage for the disc coupled with poor brakes .
Also a good machine tools shop can rectify /repair this out if you have one around.

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