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Old 01-26-2013, 09:45 PM
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Originally Posted by SJBimmer View Post
Yes. You probably need to adjust the parking brake at each back wheel. Only if this does not do it do you tighten the adjustment at the parking brake handle in the car. Also as jhurless mentioned, you have a bent backing plate. Do not try to bend it back with pliers. You need a small pry bar between the backing plate and the rotor. Wedge it back into place or you will butcher it.
sounds like a plan. ill tackle it in the next day or two.

as for the backing plate, how necessary is it actually? i dont plan to remove it, just curious really
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