lubrication for caliper

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Old 02-22-02, 07:43 AM
bledsoe
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lubrication for caliper

I read in a service manual that you should clean then grease the moving parts of the caliper when you re-mount it onto the rotor(i.e. when changing brake pads). My question is, which parts should you grease? This was in a '93 Escort haynes manual.
 
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Old 02-22-02, 08:06 AM
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Generally the pivots/mounting pins of the caliper where they slide.

Parts stores have grease for this purpose as I recall.
 
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Old 02-22-02, 01:22 PM
darrell McCoy
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Joe's gotcha covered on the lube. I like the synthetic permatex Ultra disc brake and cal. lube. 2oz squeezable bottle. About 8 bucks if I remember right. Pt No. 20355
 
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