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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-13-2014, 05:10 PM Thread Starter
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brake caliper spring location

this is a crazy question could someone pull a caliper and take a picture of where the pads set in the flat spring that holds the pads in place. i would really,really appreciate it. thanks
or explain how it goes. it is the spring under the pads.

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does the pad go in front of the tabs on the spring or behind them? is the pad in the correct place? thanks.

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2003 kaw vn 750 pushing 40,000 miles.
tp stator
dampers
coil relay mod
other stuff not listed
mustang seat
motorcycle repair at a stealership 1 million bucks, repairs with the help of the Vulcan750 forum priceless.

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here is a side view

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mustang seat
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the inside pad seems to be pretty loose

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The ear in the middle of the pad, sits in front of the tab on the spring. If the tab could push on the pad, it would push it toward the rotor.

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