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Re: Freeing Calipers
Well gents, Technically a 50 / 50 Success rate. As I said, caliper seals no change. However, the slider gaiters are now softer & a bit pappy. This aided the strip, as he was worried about damaging them whilst stripping to lubricate. In fact the softening helped & he reassembled without issue or rubber damage. My Coppaslip tub is considerably emptier. Practically:- 100 % success.
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2008 Scenic Mk2 Dynamique 1.6 K4M 782. 1998 BMW K1100LTSE, 1994 MotoGuzzi Caifornia 3 LAPD, 1972 Norton Commando, 2010 Trafic SL29 M9R782 115, Lots of tools, Camping Gear & Booze