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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old Jul 24th, 03, 05:17 PM Thread Starter
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where can i send my calipers to be rebuilt. cant seem to find anyone to attempt it.
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old Jul 24th, 03, 05:25 PM
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I rebuilt mine myself but They only needed seals, there was no groves in the cylinder bores. The two sides seperate but i could not get them apart because i did not have a socket that size that cleared the sides but i replaced the seals for the pistons still. It fixed my calipers and only cost $6 a caliper.

I think Ricks First Gen sells rebuilt calipers for like $125 or so. These Have been bored and sleeved and look nice. I think also they have a core charge.

If the bores are not groved try it yourself, its not to bad.
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old Jul 24th, 03, 06:06 PM
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I used SSBC in NY and they did a beautiful job.
http://www.stainlesssteelbrakes.com/ They totally tore them apart, cleaned, bored them and put stainless steel sleeves and all new pistons and seals and even new bolts. First class job by a company who has been around a long time and knows what they are doing.

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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old Jul 24th, 03, 09:20 PM
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I'll second SSBC. Nice work, stainless parts....loked better than new upon recept.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old Aug 10th, 03, 09:20 PM
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Rick's said this is who does theirs:

Lone Star Caliper Co
Forney, TX 75126
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