brakes on '02 a4tavant

Grant Lenahan glenahan at
Sat Jul 31 06:03:13 PDT 2010

..but it sure is a sensible time for the bi-annual fluid flush.

And if you remove a caliper to work on it, then it really does become mandatory.

Agree to grease guide pins; and to grease caliper slides too. See my writeup on Audiworld tech articles with pics.


On Jul 31, 2010, at 8:55 AM, Cody Forbes wrote:

> Besides if doing a fluid change at the same time there is no reason at all to bleed the brakes when changing pads/rotors.
> The job is pretty simple, after taking the wheel off it's just taking out four bolts and then putting them back. You'll want to get some high temp grease to lube the slide pins as well as a wire brush to clean the areas that the pads slide on.
> -Cody (mobile)
> On Jul 31, 2010, at 8:45 AM, Grant Lenahan <glenahan at> wrote:
>> rotors

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