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  1. caliper issues

    General Van Chat
    Hi all. I have some caliper issues on my 20001 tdi 2:5 just put new discs and pads on but after much cleaning it is still binding slightly. Can I remove the ant squeal shim from the new pads to give me the 1mm I need for them to fit better without effecting braking. Cheers
  2. Loud knock/ bang when heavy braking??

    Brakes
    I've only noticed this recently when braking suddenly or heavy braking. I am getting a loud bang/ clunk sound from what feels like directly underneath/behind the front seats. I got the rear drums changed over to discs a few weeks ago but I don't think the two are related. Any ideas what could be...
  3. T4 Brakes - Is this normal?

    General Van Chat
    Can someone out there help with this one? I have a 1997 1.9TD. With the engine off, brake pedal is solid. However, with the engine running, if I apply constant (fairly hard) pressureto to the brake pedal, I can eventually push the pedal all the way to the floor. Brakes seem to work fine...
  4. brakes binding

    Brakes
    had new discs, got van back caliper siezed. changed caliper, brakes sqeek and get very hot. im guessing bonding. took back to garage again. awaiting thier call. Im just wondering is it possible they fitted wrong discs in the first place??? why would there be so much trouble aftre routine work???
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