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Removing Front Brake Calipers

Old 06-15-2008, 08:42 PM
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Default Removing Front Brake Calipers

Hey Guy's

I'm trying to remove the front brake calipers on a 2000 A8 Qauttro, i used a T45 tourk reach for the rear calipers but that wont work on the front one's.

Any help would be great, thanks guy's
Old 06-30-2008, 10:24 AM
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Default RE: Removing Front Brake Calipers

Well I'm not supprised it's hard seeing as how it is a 2000. On my 97 I think the stock calipers were still on the car. I had to use a 5 ft breaker bar with all my weight jumping on it just to break the drivers side loose. Once they broke loose it was as simple as a normal break job. Good luck.
Old 07-09-2008, 02:02 AM
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Default RE: Removing Front Brake Calipers

This link should help you. This site tells you all the tools and tricks. Helped me on a bunch of stuff I wouldn't have known being a noob to AUDI myslef.
Old 08-07-2008, 10:40 PM
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well i dont think its a torx bolt. its a 12 point star socket you need, but i forgot what size it is.
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